Jal Satyagraha

  • Jharkhand Mukti Vahini to hold Jal Satyagraha against displacement 30-09-2013 06:56 PM

    Activists of a NGO "Jharkhand Mukti Vahini" (JMV), an organization spearheading movement against displacement, has, staged day-long "Jal Satyagraha" in Dimna lake, on the outskirts of the steel city, in support of their demand for proper rehabilitation and compensation to the affected families, on Monday. Over 100 activists of JMV...
  • Khandwa: Unmoved by police crackdown, protesters continue to observe 'Jal Satyagraha' 04-09-2013 11:26 AM

    Despite a police crackdown, a "jal satyagraha" by those affected by the Indira Sagar Project (ISP) entered the second day on Tuesday as 163 protesters were arrested from Mel Pipaliya village in Dewas district and another 200 were arrested from Bichhola village in Harda district. In a press release issued...
  • MP govt spends crores on Foundation Day 01-11-2012 01:07 PM

    Bhopal: The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Madhya Pradesh is having some pricey fun at the expense of poor, hapless farmers. The Shivraj Singh Chouhan-led BJP government has allegedly splurged hundreds of crores on its 57th foundation day. This came even as it refused to waive off around...