Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Topic: forests

New road in Arunachal Pradesh to shorten travel distance by 25 km – at cost of a Biodiversity Hotspot

As this elevated corridor receives approval for construction people of Arunachal are concerned and frustrated about the dilapidated stretch of Trans Arunachal Highway (TAH) road (the most significant among all existing road projects)- from Papu-Yupia -Doimukh-Hoj-Potin filled with deep pits and potholes which has led to many accidents and awaits its maintenance since 3 years.

Protesting Adivasis in Wayanad forced evicted by the CPIM led-government

“Forceful eviction of protestors - that too of Adivasi women and children - for peacefully agitating, is not a right thing to be done in democracy. We have not been given any information about the whereabouts of those who were arrested also,” said PM George.