Sardar Sarovar Dam

Sardar Sarovar Dam: ‘Satyagraha’ by displaced people enters Day 2

The Medha Patkar-led Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) organized a Jan Sunvai (public hearing), where the protesting villagers raised their key concerns.

published on : 18th November 2019

March against Sardar Sarovar Dam reaches Bhopal, indefinite protest to continue

The indefinite protest is being led by NBA leader Medha Patkar, who has been fighting for the last 34 years, initially against the construction of the dam and now for rehabilitation of the villagers.

published on : 16th November 2019

SC asks high-level panel to look into Sardar Sarovar Dam issue

The petitioners said the SSD being an inter-state project, terms and conditions of the award were binding on Gujarat, MP and Maharashtra.

published on : 26th September 2019

SC notice to Centre on plea over Sardar Sarovar dam

The petitioners said they are affected by submergence in Sardar Sarovar due to direction given by the Narmada Control Authority.

published on : 19th September 2019

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

Narmada dam fully filled 'before schedule' for PM Modi's birthday, says MP minister Bala Bachchan

This change of schedule has disturbed the relief and rehabilitation works underway in the areas submerged under the dam water in four districts, the Madhya Pradesh Home Minister said.

published on : 18th September 2019

PM Modi performs Narmada 'aarti' at Sardar Sarovar dam on 69th birthday

Accompanied by Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, Modi offered prayers as part of the state government's Namami Devi Narmade Mahotsav celebrations.

published on : 17th September 2019

Sardar Sarovar Dam water level 68 cm short of overflow mark in Gujarat's Narmada district

The rise in water level has prompted authorities to issue an alert for villages along the river's banks in Narmada, Bharuch and Vadodara districts.

published on : 14th September 2019

Over 3,000 shifted from low-lying areas near Sardar Sarovar Dam as water level rises 

Heavy showers lashed several areas of Saurashtra and south Gujarat on Wednesday, officials said, adding that the state has so far received 116.59 per cent of the season's average annual rainfall.

published on : 11th 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