Medha Patkar

Activist Medha Patkar to visit Mallanna Sagar oustees on October 27

Meanwhile, Mallanna Sagar Porata Samithi have been making arrangements for Patkar’s visit.

published on : 23rd October 2018

Gujarat human rights lawyer Girish Patel passes away

Despite being labeled as an anti-Gujarati, Patel stood by Medha Patkar for the people displaced by the Sardar Sarovar project.

published on : 7th October 2018

Gandhi Jayanti gives us reason to return to Mahatma’s life: Medha Patkar

Principal Fr Prasant Palackappillil said the focus of her life was working with people and addressing their issues. 

published on : 2nd October 2018

‘Gandhi Smrithi’: Inauguration today

Around 800 students from 16 universities of Kerala have registered to participate in the camp and the inter-collegiate competitions.

published on : 1st October 2018

2014 Maharashtra poll rally case: Kejriwal, Patkar, others acquitted

Metropolitan Magistrate P K Deshpande observed that the police had failed to give the accused persons a written statement refusing them permission for the rally.

published on : 29th September 2018

Maharashtra: Arvind Kejriwal, others acquitted in 2014 Lok Sabha poll rally case

The rally in question in Mankhurd, in north east Mumbai, was held as part of the poll campaign of AAP candidates Meera Sanyal and Medha Patkar.

published on : 28th September 2018

Activist Medha Patkar not allowed to meet Patidar leader Hardik Patel at fast venue in Ahmedabad

Patel has sat on fast at his house on the outskirts of the city since August 25 to press the demand of quota for the Patidar (Patel) community and a loan waiver for Gujarat farmers.

published on : 1st September 2018

Medha Patkar released from jail; Narmada Valley minister named among accused in Congress MLA murder

Her release came a day after the Indore Bench of the Madhya Pradesh High Court granted her bail in a kidnapping case.

published on : 24th August 2017

Medha Patkar, released on bail, blames Narendra Modi govt for plight of dam oustees

Patkar said the Madhya Pradesh government is bent on suppressing the voice of those who oppose illegal works.

published on : 24th August 2017

Medha Patkar formally arrested in four cases, including kidnap

Presently lodged at the Dhar district jail (350 km from Bhopal), Patkar was arrested by the district police on Wednesday evening, hours after she was discharged from the Bombay Hospital in Indore.

published on : 12th August 2017

Medha Patkar arrested on her way to Madhya Pradesh's Dhar district, sent to jail

Patkar was arrested as she insisted on going back to meet the oustees.

published on : 9th August 2017

Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar's condition stable: Bombay Hospital 

According to sources, a team of doctors has been constantly monitoring her health. Since she has refused to break her fast, the doctors could give her only water and medicines through intravenous rout

published on : 8th August 2017

Police remove Medha Patkar, others from protest site in MP

The "Narmada Bachao Andolan" founder began fasting in Dhar's Chikhalda village on July 27, demanding proper rehabilitation and resettlement of those affected by the Sardar Sarovar Project.

published on : 7th August 2017

Yogendra Yadav, Medha Patkar detained during farmers’ rally in MP's Mandsaur

The rally, called the Kisan Mukti Yatra, was started today by the All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee to protest the killings of six farmers in Madhya Pradesh’s Mandsaur district.

published on : 6th July 2017