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Oct 09, 2017
Watch: PM Narendra Modi welcomed with black flags by local fishermen at BhadbhutPrime Minister Narendra Modi's inauguration of the Rs 4,337 crore Bhadbhut Barrage project in Gujarat was greeted with black flags by local fishermen
Oct 08, 2017
Narendra Modi in Gujarat: PM lays foundation of Bhadbhut barrage project, flags off second Antyodaya trainPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday laid the foundation stone for the Rs 4,337-crore Bhadbhut Barrage project which aims to stop the ingress of salinity along the Narmada river
Sep 22, 2017
With Sardar Sarovar Dam inaugurated, Medha Patkar says she will continue to 'bust the myth' around projectThe Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) has reached a crucial stage, its leader Medha Patkar said on Thursday, as she sought "guidance and assistance" to continue her fight for the families affected by the Sardar Sarovar Dam.
Sep 18, 2017
Sardar Sarovar Dam is officially 'complete' though 30% unbuilt canal system will impact irrigation goalsFifty-six years, after India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru laid the foundation for the Sardar Sarovar Dam over the Narmada river, the project was finally inaugurated by Narendra Modi— the 15th prime minister — on Sunday.
Sep 18, 2017
54 years on, Modi opens Sardar Sarovar Dam, alleges conspiracy to stop it: Congress calls it poll gimmickNarendra Modi's comment that the dam faced numerous hurdles, did not go down well with the Congress, which called the inauguration an "election gimmick."
Sep 18, 2017
SAIL supplies 80% steel required for construction of Sardar Sarovar ProjectSAIL supplied around 85,000 tonnes of steel (TMT) for the entire Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam Ltd (SSNNL) project which comprises all the canals throughout Gujarat which are connected to Narmada River and Dam,
Sep 17, 2017
Sardar Sarovar Dam signals 'ruin' of 10,000 hapless farmers, says GreenpeaceGreenpeace India on Sunday condemned the inauguration of Sardar Sarovar Dam on the Narmada river, saying it signals "ruin" and not development of 10,000 hapless and poor farmers.
Aug 06, 2017
Sardar Sarovar dam: Madhya Pradesh govt delegation couldn't convince Medha Patkar to call off fastA delegation, led by a senior official of Madhya Pradesh govt failed to convince Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar to call off her indefinite fast
Jul 31, 2017
Narmada Bachao Andolan: 40,000 families in Madhya Pradesh stop cooking to protest against evacuation orderAround 40,000 families in Madhya Pradesh, whose houses were facing submergence due to the closing of the gates of the Sardar Sarovar Dam, did not light their 'chulhas' (stoves) as a mark of protest on Monday, the fifth day of the indefinite fast announced by Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar in this regard, said an activist.
Jul 01, 2017
Congress questions Madhya Pradesh govt silence over Sardar Sarovar dam closure by GujaratQuestioning Shivraj Singh Chouhan's silence on closing the Sardar Sarovar dam gates, Congress' Ajay Singh said it would displace 40,000 people in MP