Thoothukudi Protest

Sterlite protest: Madras High Court directs Tamil Nadu government to preserve bodies of those killed in police firing 

A vacation bench of justices T Ravindran and P Velmurugan also directed the government to file its counter affidavit by May 30 on a public interest litigation from three advocates.

published on : 24th May 2018

Union Home Ministry seeks report on Thoothukudi violence

The Union Home Ministry sought a report from the Tamil Nadu government over the Thoothukudi protests against the Sterlite Industries.

published on : 23rd May 2018

Amid massive protests against its expansion, Thoothukudi copper smelter plant shuts down for 15 days for maintenance

Indefinite protests continue as Toothukudi comes to a halt; AMMK begins signature campaign; activists allege environmental clearance given without public

published on : 29th March 2018