Narmada Bachao Andolan

Sardar Sarovar Dam oustees observe 'Dhikkar Diwas', dump PM's effigy in Narmada river

PM Modi visited Kevadiya village  to take part in the 'Namami Narmada' festival celebrated by the Gujarat government to mark the filling up of the dam to its full reservoir level.

published on : 18th September 2019

Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath sends emissary to hold talks with Medha Patkar over hunger strike

64-year-old Patkar is on a hunger strike for the past nine days seeking proper and speedy rehabilitation of those displaced by the Sardar Sarovar Dam project.

published on : 2nd September 2019

Narmada Bachao Andolan: Medha Patkar's health has deteriorated claim supporters

Among Medha Patkar's demands was opening of the sluice gates of the Dam, since rising backwater has flooded areas around Barwani.

published on : 1st September 2019

Leave forests, Rivers to adivasis: Medha Patkar in The New Indian Express Edex 40 Under 40 Eco Conclave

Time’s running out and nature won’t stick around too long if we go at the rate the human race is going.

published on : 10th August 2019

Rajghat Bridge submerges due to heavy rains in Madhya Pradesh's Barwani

Due to the submergence of the Rajghat Bridge, commuters are facing the issue and are taking the risk every day by crossing this bridge to reach their respective workplace.

published on : 8th August 2019

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

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