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  • Odisha: Land acquisition for Posco steel project resumes April 23, 2013

    Paradip/Bhubaneswar: Land acquisition for the Rs 52,000 crore Posco steel project resumed in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur district on Monday after being suspended for about twoandahalf months. The restarting of the demolition of betel vines at Gobindpur village at the proposed plant site near Paradip coincided with PoscoIndia CMD YW Yoon meeting...
  • Odisha land takeover for Posco plant passes peacefully February 5, 2013

    Bhubaneswar: Land acquisition for Posco's $12 billion steel plant in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur district passed off peacefully on Monday under heavy police deployment, an official said. "The land acquisition was carried out in Gobindpur village peacefully. There was no trouble," District Collector Satya Kumar Mallick said. "At least 10 betel vines were demolished...
  • Land acquisition for Posco on, police excess alleged February 4, 2013

    Paradip: The land acquisition for the Rs 52,000crore Posco steel project, which resumed amidst tight security at Gobindpur village in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur district, continued peacefully on Monday, the state government said. Chief Secretary BK Patnaik claimed people were offering their land and betel vines on their own. "There is no...
  • Orissa govt halts Posco land acquisition June 12, 2011

    Bhubaneswar: In a temporary respite to antiPosco agitators, the Orissa government on Sunday halted land acquisition for the Rs 52,000 crore steel project for five days. There would be no land acquisition for the Posco project at the proposed site near Paradip for five days from on Sunday in view of...