Polavaram Bauxite

  • Adivasis «Aur Ek Sapna Aur Ek Sapna

    Thus, Polavaram is a classic case of Adivasi displacement, deception, violation of laws, political gimmicks, constitutional and legal improprieties, corruption, etc. Notwithstanding this unique position, the comprehensive story of Polavaram is yet to be told. ... or questioning the Polavaram dam project or bauxite mining in the Niyamgiri hills ...

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  • Govt. says it saved ₹58 crore on reverse tendering for ...

    Sep 21, 2019· The financial bids for Polavaram, which would be opened on September 23, would throw light on how much public money could be saved further, he said. ... Jagan going back on his word on bauxite ...

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  • Supreme Court

    Aug 30, 2010· After stopping bauxite mining in Orissa the government now finds itself in a bind on the issue of rehabilitation in Lanjigarh. Corporate-backed developmental activities in the tribal region, one of the most backward places in the country, have come to a standstill following the environment ministry’s ban on mining. ... Polavaram dam, a dream ...

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  • Nature of Opposition to the Polavaram Project : | Economic ...

    Apr 15, 2006· The NPV of loss of forest cover of 3,223 hectares resulting from the Polavaram dam, works out to be Rs 296 crore. (iii) Uncalculated amounts of both major and minerals including quartz, mica, laterite, bromite bauxite, granite and other minerals will be lost forever. (iv) About 7.21 lakh hectares will come under irrigation.

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  • M A N Y A M

    lifestyles are threatened by the Polavaram dam project across the Godavari. Bauxite mining has been threatening the eco-logically sensitive northern Eastern Ghats over the past two decades. We provide an update on the National Green Tribunal (NGT) ruling on the need for fresh environmental approval for bauxite mining in Visakhapatnam.

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  • 'Bauxite mining ruinous for Girijans' - The Hindu

    Nov 14, 2011· Union Minister for Rural Development Jairam Ramesh on Sunday said he had always opposed bauxite mining as it would ruin the livelihood of Girijans. He said a majority of people, including his Cabinet

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  • Naxalites capitalise on tribal grievances as part of their ...

    Oct 25, 2016· When the tribals raised issues such as the grant of bauxite license and the Polavaram irrigation project, the naxalites found this to be an opportunity. They started sending in their cadres to ...

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  • Save Andhra Pradesh from Polavaram – Prof Shivaji Rao «Aur ...

    Sep 25, 2007· It is surprising that Indian Civil Engineers seem to be least bothered to come out with true facts on the safety and risks pertaing to the Gigantic Polavaram project.While Dr.K.L.Rao said in 1983 that because of the very poor spill-way design ,the polavaram Dam is going to collapse due to extreme floods,prof.T.shivaji rao asserts that according to the Roorkee-bsed experts of National Institute ...

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  • Jagan decides to scrap Bauxite deals signed by TDP govt ...

    Thus, the Polavaram project, the lifeline of AP, would have become a victim of the bauxite mining". Deccan Herald News now on Telegram - Click here to subscribe Jaganmohan Reddy

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  • Ramesh axes Vedanta bauxite project | Business Standard News

    Read more about Ramesh axes Vedanta bauxite project on Business Standard. In a setback to its plans, metals and mining major Vedanta Resources today failed to get environmental clearance for its $1.7-billion (Rs 7,820-crore) bauxite mining project in the Niyamgiri hills of Orissa.The ministry of Environment and Forests

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  • Godavari River - Wikipedia

    The Godavari is India's second longest river after the Ganga.Its source is in Triambakeshwar, Maharashtra. It flows east for 1,465 kilometres (910 mi), draining the states of Maharashtra (48.6%), Telangana (18.8%), Andhra Pradesh (4.5%), Chhattisgarh (10.9%) and Odisha (5.7%). The river ultimately empties into the Bay of Bengal through an extensive network of tributaries.

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  • Sanctuary Conservation

    dams, bauxite mining and road widening. The dams in particular have been hugely destructive with massive impoundments that have submerged thousands of hectares, turning hilltops into islands and driving out wild species. A habitat going ... The Polavaram project

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  • Polavaram fraud - Down to Earth

    May 15, 2011· The scrapping of the bauxite mining proposal in Niyamgiri hills of Odisha last year and the withholding of forest clearance to POSCO steel plant this April, has brought the Polavaram dam back into the limelight. Civil society groups and governments of riparian states Odisha and Chhattisgarh are using the same argument that MoEF used in the ...

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  • How Jagan is putting Andhra’s development in 'jeopardy ...

    Oct 28, 2019· In the case of Polavaram, Jagan’s government went in for “reverse tendering”, a bidding procedure no one seems to understand in the state, announcing that a new firm, M/s Megha, would replace M/s Navayuga to finish the Rs 55,000 crore project.. A month since the tender announcement, the government could not hand over the work to Megha, since …

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  • The Niyamgiri Movement as a Landmark of Democratic Process ...

    Jul 24, 2014· The Niyamgiri Gram Sabhas showed Adivasi democracy at its best, and in many ways are representative of how tribal meetings work. Though I did not witness them, I recently attended a Santal meeting in a village in Jharkhand, and the sense of democratic process there was very strong – allowing everyone to speak, with emphasis on reaching a consensus through allowing a full spectrum of …

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  • Vedanta may get alternative site for bauxite mining in ...

    Aug 25, 2010· BHUBANESWAR: Tuesday will go down as one of the worst days for Naveen Patnaik, who has been the chief minister of Orissa for close to a decade. The Union ministry for environment & forests on Tuesday scrapped Orissa Mining Corporation’s() bauxite mining proposal in the Niyamgiri hills in the backward Kalahandi district of Orissa.The jolt came when Mr Patnaik was flying back to the …

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  • Andhra denies any move to reduce height of Polavaram dam ...

    Nov 15, 2020· Santosh Patnaik Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh Government on Sunday denied any move to reduce the height of the Polavaram dam. Referring to criticism over the height of project opposed by Odisha and Chhattisgarh over submergence of bordering tribal areas, Minister for Irrigation Anil Kumar Yadav said they would complete Polavaram on time.

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  • Polavaram: Differences between BJP and TDP

    Nov 25, 2015· A year after the bifurcation of the State, the Centre has constituted Polavaram Project Authority (PPP) to take up the works of the project. Subsequently, it had appointed a 1983 batch IAS officer Dinesh Kumar working as the commissioner under the Union Ministry of Textiles, as the first Chief Executive Officer of the PPP.

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  • Polavaram Project - WikiMili, The Best Wikipedia Reader

    Polavaram Project, is an under construction multi-purpose National project on the Godavari River in the West Godavari District and East Godavari District in Andhra Pradesh.The project has been accorded national project status by the Union Government of India [2] [3] and will be the last to be accorded the status. [4] It's reservoir back water spreads [5] up to the Dummugudem Anicut i.e. approx ...

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  • 'Bauxite mining ruinous for Girijans' - The Hindu

    Nov 14, 2011· Union Minister for Rural Development Jairam Ramesh on Sunday said he had always opposed bauxite mining as it would ruin the livelihood of Girijans. He …

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  • Naidu firm on going ahead on Bauxite - Telugu360.com

    Nov 25, 2015· Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu is firm on exploiting the plenty bauxite resources for the development of Andhra Pradesh. Releasing the whitepaper on bauxite policy, the chief minister made it clear that it would be difficult for the state to progress …

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  • Vedanta may get alternative site for bauxite mining in ...

    Aug 25, 2010· BHUBANESWAR: Tuesday will go down as one of the worst days for Naveen Patnaik, who has been the chief minister of Orissa for close to a decade. The Union ministry for environment & forests on Tuesday scrapped Orissa Mining Corporation’s() bauxite mining proposal in the Niyamgiri hills in the backward Kalahandi district of Orissa.The jolt came when …

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  • Polavaram «Aur Ek Sapna Aur Ek Sapna

    Thus, Polavaram is a classic case of Adivasi displacement, deception, violation of laws, political gimmicks, constitutional and legal improprieties, corruption, etc. Notwithstanding this unique position, the comprehensive story of Polavaram is yet to be told. ... or questioning the Polavaram dam project or bauxite mining in the Niyamgiri hills ...

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  • Polavaram fraud | | Mission Telangana

    May 29, 2014· The Polavaram dam on the Godavari could displace 400,000 people and submerge nearly 4,000 hectares of forestland. Most of the people threatened to be displaced cannot be relocated until their rights over forestland are recognised under the Forest Rights Act.

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  • Polavaram then & now: Jagan attacks earlier TDP regime

    Jan 04, 2021· The Polavaram Project, a national project located near the Ramayyapeta village in Polavaram Mandal of West Godavari district is aimed at providing water to thousands of hectares of land in West Godavari, East Godavari and Visakhapatnam districts.

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  • South Asia Intelligence Review (SAIR), Weekly Assessments ...

    The congress also named "huge projects like POSCO, Kalinganagar, bauxite mines in Orissa; Chargaon and Raoghat in Chhattisgarh, bauxite mines and Polavaram project in AP [Andhra Pradesh], iron ore mines and uranium projects in Jharkhand", accusing them of …

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  • Polavaram fraud - Down to Earth

    May 15, 2011· The scrapping of the bauxite mining proposal in Niyamgiri hills of Odisha last year and the withholding of forest clearance to POSCO steel plant this April, has brought the Polavaram …

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  • Angered Maoists intensify action to counter Chandrababu ...

    Maoists are also sore about Naidu’s stand on Polavaram and bauxite mining in Visakhapatnam which they say will hurt the tribals. “Visakhapatnam will become another mining hub like Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand where tribals' livelihood sources have been trampled," said Sagar, an official spokesperson of CPI (Maoists) of the Andhra-Odisha ...

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  • Polavaram Project - Wikipedia

    The Polavaram Project is an under construction multi-purpose irrigation National project on the Godavari River in the West Godavari District and East Godavari District in Andhra Pradesh.The project has been accorded national project status by the Union Government of India and will be the last to be accorded the status. Its reservoir back water spreads up to the Dummugudem Anicut (i.e. approx ...

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  • The Polavaram test | Hindustan Times

    In scale, Polavaram, or Indira Sagar — as Andhra has smartly named the main dam, in a country that still reveres Indira Gandhi — pales in comparison with the 9 sq km bauxite-mining lease ...

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