smelter plant

Thoothukudi Sterlite copper smelter plant permanently sealed on Tamil Nadu government order days after deadly protests

In a statement, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami said that the plant was closed respecting sentiments of people.

published on : 28th May 2018

Sterlite Protest explainer: Recapping the what, why and how of Thoothukudi's battle with a copper smelting plant

Here is a quick recap of all you need to know about the Sterlite copper smelting plant and the ongoing protests against it in Thoothukudi.

published on : 22nd May 2018

Rajinikanth raises Sterlite issue; takes a dig at AIADMK government

In a tweet, the superstar said that people had been protesting against the Sterlite Copper smelter plant for the past 47 days citing health concerns.

published on : 31st March 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