Vizhinjam violence

Vizhinjam sea port protests called off; Kerala CM says construction of flats for fisherfolk soon

Operations regarding the port would continue and the panel appointed by the government to study the coastal erosion would hold discussions with the expert representatives of the fisherfolk.

published on : 7th December 2022

Adani Group moves Kerala HC seeking central forces protection at Vizhinjam port

The state government had earlier informed the court that 40 police personnel were injured in the Vizhinjam police station attack in which 3,000 protesters took part.

published on : 2nd December 2022

Vizhinjam seaport protests: Police station attack was with 'ulterior intention', says Kerala CM

Fisherfolk of Vizhinjam and other coastal areas have been protesting for more than four months against the under-construction seaport, which also led to violence on November 26 and 27.

published on : 1st December 2022

Special teams to handle Vizhinjam issue, Nishanthini appointed as special officer

The decision was taken after reviewing the law and order situation in Vizhinjam and anticipating that repercussions of violence in the port town would be felt in other coastal areas.

published on : 29th November 2022