JAL SATYAGRAH

  • MP: Protesters defy police, enter water again September 12, 2012

    Harda: Hours after police evicted them from their protest site in Harda in Madhya Pradesh, the villagers staging 'Jal Satyagraha' against raising the level of Indira Sagar Dam, tried to enter water again. On Wednesday morning, situation got tensed in Harda when police evicted all the protesters from the site...
  • MP: Indira Sagar Dam protesters forced out of water September 12, 2012

    The villagers, who were staging a protest in neckdeep water for most than 15 days, were forcefully pulled out of the water and evicted from the site by police on Wednesday. The villagers want the Indira Sagar Dam level to go down by two notches at 260 metres. But the...
  • MP CM agrees to reduce Omkareshwar water level September 10, 2012

    Khandwa: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has agreed to reduce the water level at the Omkareshwar Dam to 189 metre, says sources, after the villagers were protesting in neckdeep water for 17 days. He has also agreed to form a fivemember committee that will look at all their...
  • MP CM may agree to reduce Omkareshwar water level September 10, 2012

    Khandwa: It has been 17 days since villagers in Khandwa in Madhya Pradesh have been protesting in neckdeep water demanding compensation. Sources say that a major breakthrough is likely. Even as a Central factfinding team reaches Khandwa on Monday, sources have indicated to CNNIBN that Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan...