• qwerty
    HHW History MEDHA PATAR Medha Patkar, a popular socialist of today’s times in India, caught the eyes of global leaders. As a social activist, she is behind many good causes. She is known for her active role in Narmada Bachao Andolan. Violence was never in her agitation, those were a complete...
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  • studies
     medha patkar “In the Narmada valley/The fight is still on” – thus sang the people of Bhadal in Madhya Pradesh, where Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) leader Medha Patkar was heading a prayer meeting as part of the activities marking the completion of 25 years of the people's movement. Rallies...
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  • Gandhi
    signed 1st on the proposal of making Pakistan. 11. Gandhi cheated all Indians at ROUND TABLE CONFERENCES by not giving the details in proper & those details, which were true. 12. Gandhi started so many ANDOLANS & LEHARS against British govt. but after a month or after 2 months he withdraw he...
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  • Democracy in Nepal
    place in Nepal. In 1990 the the 'Jana Andolan' or 'People's Movement', a historic and courageous uprising of ordinary Nepalis, led by a multi-party political alliance, brought about the end of absolute monarchy, forcing King Birendra to become a constitutional monarch and catalysing constitutional...
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    Narmada Bachao Andolan From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search Narmada Bachao Andolan logo Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) is a social movement consisting of adivasis, farmers, environmentalists, and human rights activists against a number of large dams being built...
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  • save earth
    Chipko movements in the Himalayas, Beej Bachao Andolan in Tehri and Navdanya have shown the participation of the community in conservation of forests. The world's population is increasing at an alarming rate, therefore more and more food is required. The forests are being destroyed and more land...
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  • Environment Studies
    activism (India Today, August 2003). 3. RESCUE MISSION Jungle Bachao Andolan, 1980s “Most states exist in the bliss of ignorance,” observed India Today in March 1982. It was this observation that led to the birth of the Jungle Bachao Andolan, that began in Bihar and later spread to states like...
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  • Democracy
    satisfied by the democratic rule. DEMOCRACY IN NEPAL The Democracy movement in Nepal has been active for many years but usually applies to one of two movements 1.The 1990 People's Movement (Nepali: जनआन्दोलन (Jana Andolan)) was a multiparty movement in Nepal that brought an end to absolute...
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  • Medha Patkar
    Narmada Bachao Andolan to stop the construction of the dam. To know the complete life history of Medha Patkar, read on. Detainment by Police On December 2, 2006, Medha was arrested by the police at Singur in West Bengal, for her active involvement in the protest against getting the hold of...
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  • Sardar Sarovar Dam
    Maharashtra-based Narmada Dharangrastha Samiti (Committee for Narmada dam-affected people) who either believed in the need for fair rehabilitation plans for the people or who vehemently opposed dam construction despite a resettlement policy. While Patkar established Narmada Bachao Andolan in 1989, all...
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  • Impact of Large Dams & River Valley Projects on Society and Environment
    revolves around the pros and cons of the NVP, the protests in the valley and Narmada Bachao Andolan and a cost benefit analysis of the project. We also try to look into the issues of resettlement and rehabilitation. Lastly we talk briefly about two other river valley projects and conclude our...
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  • Beej Bachao Andolan (Save the Seed)
    The ‘Beej Bachao Andolan’ [BBA], begun in the late 1980s, is twenty five year old, led by farmer and social activist Vijay Jardhari. The Andolan started in the village Jardhargaon of district Tehri, Uttaranchal, famous for its unique movement to save the traditional seeds of the hills.   The...
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  • Narmada Bachao Aandolan- a Case Study
    Narmada Bachao Aandolan- A Case Study Social mobilisation, for various reasons, has been popular in india from the period of 1970s. The broader aim of these movements was development of society. Some of the well-known movements that took place in india are : Chipko movement, Narmada Bachao Andolan...
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  • Baba Amte
    District.Amte devoted his life to many other social causes, the most notable among which were generating public awareness of importance of ecological balance, wildlife preservation, and the Narmada Bachao Andolan. Dedicated work of family members Amte married Sadhana Ghule.[4] She actively...
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  • Narmada
    NARMADA BACHAO ANDOLAN Background Big Dams are to a nation s development what nuclear bombs are to its military arsenal . They re both weapons of mass destruction. - Arundhati Roy The Narmada River, on which the Indian government plans to build some 3,200 dams , flows through three states: Madhya...
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  • The Big Bang
    ANDOLANS & LEHARS against British govt. but after a month or so he withdrew all those ANDOLANS & LEHARS. Then what was the use of starting all those? What about the sacrifice of all those people who took part in those ANDOLANS? In addition, he never went to lead people in those...
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  • Rajiv Dixit
    Rajiv Dixit was an Indian scientist, orator, and a leader of the modern Swadeshi movement in India. He started social movements in order to spread awareness among the people on various topics of Indian national interests through the Swadeshi Movement, Azadi Bachao Andolan, and various other works...
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  • contempt of court
    shaken and the offender needs to be punished. In essence of law of contempt is the protector of the seat of justice more than the person sitting of the judge sitting in that seat. Case Analysis: Arundhati Roy Case FACTS : An organisation namely, NARMADA BACHAO ANDOLAN filed a petition under...
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  • Visit to BMMA - Report
    Visit to Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan(BMMA) Bharatiya Muslim MahilaAndolan was inaugurated in January 2007 as a mass organization of muslim women from across the country to become an alternative progressive voice of the community to raise their socio-political and economic concerns. What...
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  • Emergence of Environmental Movements in India
    examples could be taken as Chipko, N.B.A. , Mitti Bachao Andolan, Koel-Karo Andolan etc. That is why the environmentalism of the North is refereed as “full stomach” environmentalism and the environmentalism of the south is called as “empty – belly” environmentalism. Keol-karo a proposed project to...
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