Forest dept uprooted 5000 fruit bearing saplings planted by Adivasis in MP...

Rajendra Gadwal from Betul district in MP is telling us that today in Sarni forest range adivasis were trying to plant fruit bearing saplings but forest dept uprooted 5000 of them by force. 6 adivasis were injured in beatings by forest dept and adivasi were not allowed to move for 4 hours and were released only in evening. Adivasis are planting fruit bearing trees looking at their future but forest dept is adamant in destroying that plan. For more Rajendra Ji is at 9424471101

Posted on: Aug 28, 2013. Tags: FOREST RAJENDRA GADWAL

Death of adivasi after beating from forest officials: No action after a week...

Rajendra Gadwal from Betul in Madhya Pradesh is telling us that when adivasis were trying to plant fruit bearing trees in forest they were badly beaten up by forest officials on 28th July and on 11th August one of them Bisan died. They gheraoed local police station but authorities are yet to punish culprits. He says as per law Govt should be giving deeds for these lands but they beating and killing adivasis. For more Rajendra Ji can be reached 09424471101

Posted on: Aug 16, 2013. Tags: FOREST RAJENDRA GADWAL

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