Medha Patkar

Foundation laid for 'memorial' to farmers who died during course of protest against agri laws

Soil collected from the martyrs of the freedom movement has also been brought to the protest site, where the foundation for the memorial was laid.

published on : 7th April 2021

Democratic rights will be curtailed if BJP returns to power in Assam: Medha Patkar

The Narmada Bachao Andolan leader alleged that the saffron party is working only for big industrialists and not for commoners.

published on : 25th March 2021

HC clerk summoned with record of Medha Patkar's plea to quash defamation case by KVIC chief

Saxena earlier said in his plea that the Narmada Bachao Andolan activist made an incorrect statement of having denied issuing libelous press statement against him.

published on : 7th March 2021

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