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Sep 17, 2017
As PM Modi inaugurates Sardar Sarovar dam, Medha Patkar's agitation enters third dayThe "Jal Satyagraha" protest led by Narmada Bachao Aandolan's Medha Patkar, seeking rehabilitation of the 40,000 families affected by the Sardar Sarovar Dam, entered the third day on Sunday.
Sep 16, 2017
Sardar Sarovar dam: Several villages in Madhya Pradesh submerged as water level risesSeveral villages, including low-level areas in Nisarpur town, were submerged on Friday as the Sardar Sarovar Dam water level rose to 128.3 meters.
Sep 13, 2017
Sardar Sarovar: Narendra Modi to inaugurate world's second biggest dam on 17 SeptemberFifty-six years after the foundation stone for the Sardar Sarovar Dam was laid by then Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru in Narmada district's Kevadia, the dam, one of India's biggest, will be finally inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 17 September, which is also his birthday, Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani said.
Sep 01, 2017
Narendra Modi's Rs 5.57 lakh crore river-linking schemes set to take off as India battles floodsIndia will begin work in around a month on an $87 billion scheme to connect some of the country’s biggest rivers, government sources say, as Narendra Modi bets on the ambitious project to end deadly floods and droughts
Aug 19, 2017
Narmada Bachao Andolan: Madhya Pradesh BJP leaders resign in protest after arrest of Medha PatkarIn protest against jailing of leader Medha Patkar after "framing her in false charges", BJP members in Madhya Pradesh on Friday resigned en masse
Aug 07, 2017
CPM condemns Madhya Pradesh govt after state police forcibly removes Medha Patkar from Sardar Sarovar protestThe CPM Monday condemned the alleged high-handedness with which social activist Medha Patkar, fasting for rehabilitation of Sardar Sarovar oustees, was removed from the protest site in Madhya Pradesh by the state police
Aug 04, 2017
Sardar Sarovar dam: Medha Patkar's condition deteriorates, fasting NBA leader refuses to take medicinesThe condition of Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar has deteriorated on the ninth day, doctors attending on her said on Friday.
Aug 01, 2017
Narmada dam row: Madhya Pradesh govt says won't use force at present to evacuate peopleThe Madhya Pradesh government on Tuesday said that it won't use force to make families leave the submergence areas of the Sardar Sarovar Dam on Narmada river
Jul 25, 2017
Sardar Sarovar dam: Medha Patkar to go on indefinite fast on banks of river Narmada from 27 JulyMedha Patkar, along with those affected by the Sardar Sarovar Project, will launch an indefinite fast to protest against alleged forced eviction of the affected families
Jul 23, 2017
18,000 families displaced by Sardar Sarovar Dam's gate closing; Congress, AAP to raise issue in ParliamentThe Congress and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) have jumped in support of the 18,000 families from Madhya Pradesh which have been displaced by the recent closure of the gates of Sardar Sarovar Dam on river Narmada in Gujarat