Thursday, April 06, 2006

dam update

Medha's health is critical and she has been forcibly shifted to a hospital. Earlier she had refused to end the hunger-strike after Defence Minister Pranab Mukherjee said that a 3 member team will be visiting Madhya Pradesh to inspect the rehabilitation and resettlement efforts. The NBA is demanding the construction work to be halted immediately and the full R&R provided before submergence---according to the Supreme Court ruling.

More at: http://www.bhopal.net/march/

The AID India petition challenging the SSP electricity generation claims is here.

1 comment:

Diana said...

we really have to wait n watch if her hunger strike really helps or rather forces the government to agagin look over the R&R policy.....the situation is very similar to orissa's diplacement row. bt the difference is that our government never listens!!!