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Despite crackdown, Pathalgadi movement survives in Jharkhand, may result in low voter turnout in Khunti, Arki, Murhu blocks
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Despite crackdown, Pathalgadi movement survives in Jharkhand, may result in low voter turnout in Khunti, Arki, Murhu blocks

Several of the villages in Jharkhand's Villagers Arki, Murhu, and Khunti blocks which supported the Pathalgadi movement are likely to witness low voter turnout during the Lok Sabha polls for 14 seats in the state

Divisions in Congress-led alliance in Jharkhand could hurt people's movements for land rights, says Hemant Soren
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Divisions in Congress-led alliance in Jharkhand could hurt people's movements for land rights, says Hemant Soren

An internal contest over seat-sharing in the Congress-led grand alliance in Jharkhand can throw a cordon of doubt over the opposition’s ability and intention to rewrite the land rights acts that it has formed as part of the political narrative to challenge the BJP in the state

Jharkhand journalist reporting on Pathalgadi movement shot dead: 12 days on, but no arrests yet
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Jharkhand journalist reporting on Pathalgadi movement shot dead: 12 days on, but no arrests yet

Amit Topno, a correspondent from Jharkhand's Khunti was shot dead on 9 December. He fearlessly reported on issues like sand mining, illegal alcohol sales, adivasi rights, education, sanitation, human trafficking, land rights, culture and most recently the Pathalgadi movement.

Pathalgadi movement: Is the agitation losing steam in Jharkhand after removal of plaques post Amit Shah's visit?
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Pathalgadi movement: Is the agitation losing steam in Jharkhand after removal of plaques post Amit Shah's visit?

Chitramu became the first village in Khunti block of the district to pull down the pathalgadi plaque on 19 July.

Pathalgadi movement: Chattisgarh govt's undermining of tribal rights, PESA Act provisions led to resistance
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Pathalgadi movement: Chattisgarh govt's undermining of tribal rights, PESA Act provisions led to resistance

What was seen as a landmark legislation to protect tribal rights is in reality proving to be not much of a protection to the tribals in Chattisgarh.

Pathalgadi supporters misguiding Adivasi culture and tradition, says gram sabha of Jharkhand village
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Pathalgadi supporters misguiding Adivasi culture and tradition, says gram sabha of Jharkhand village

People of Chitramu village in Khunti district have admitted that they had been misled by the supporters of 'Pathalgadi' and pledged to implement the schemes of Jharkhand government.

Pathalgadi movement: Tide turns against Jharkhand CM Raghubir Das as land acquisition, anti-conversion bills meet with resistance
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Pathalgadi movement: Tide turns against Jharkhand CM Raghubir Das as land acquisition, anti-conversion bills meet with resistance

A series of protests over government-sanctioned amendments on land rights, accompanied by communal clashes and mob lynching incidents, have left the state of Jharkhand shaken

Pathalgadi movement: Ahead of polls, Chhattisgarh BJP attacks tribal practice as 'conspiracy' by Christian community
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Pathalgadi movement: Ahead of polls, Chhattisgarh BJP attacks tribal practice as 'conspiracy' by Christian community

Election year in Chhattisgarh has stirred up all kinds of political plots, and the Pathalgadi movement is getting ensnared in it.

Pathalgadi movement: BJP's attempts to reap political dividends from ongoing rebellion fuel tribal ire
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Pathalgadi movement: BJP's attempts to reap political dividends from ongoing rebellion fuel tribal ire

The ruling BJP in Chhattisgarh seems bent on reaping a political dividend from the ongoing Pathalgadi movement in the state by allegedly dividing tribals.