Subansiri

Insult and Public Apology by NHPC to Anti-Dam groups

By- Staff Reporter | Date- February 14, 2012 Advertisements The much awaited talks scheduled to be held yesterday between the National Hydro-Electric Power Corporation (NHPC) and eight organizations led by the Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) on the issue of Lower Subansiri Hydro-electric Project was abruptly cancelled, leading to huge dissatisfaction and outcry from the […]

Crucial Talks on Anti-Dam Movement Today

Crucial Talks on Anti-Dam Movement Today

By- Staff Reporter | Date- January 05, 2012 Advertisements The crucial rounds of talks between the organisations protesting the construction of the Lower Subansiri Hydro-electric Project at Gerukamukh and Group of Ministers (GoM) from Assam Government would be take place today. The Assam government had earlier invited eight different organizations carrying out anti-dam agitations. These […]

Assam Government to talk with Anti-Dam protesters

Assam Government to talk with Anti-Dam protesters

By- Staff Reporter | Date- January 04, 2012 The protestors carrying out agitation activities to stop the construction of against Lower Subansiri dam project were called upon by the State Government of Assam for talks. As such, all ongoing agitations were suspended. The talks would be held by the Government with All Assam Students Union […]

Anti dam protest gets violent again

Anti dam protest gets violent again

By- Staff Reporter | Date- December 27, 2011 Democracy and voice of the public has often been crushed in India’s north eastern states when it comes to protesting in masses either against a capitalistic venture or something which is against people’s goodness. In another such day, anti-dam protests in north Assam took a violent shape […]

Agitation against dams, land pact – Akhil Gogoi injured in police lathicharge

Agitation against dams, land pact – Akhil Gogoi injured in police lathicharge

By- Correspondent | Date- September 23, 2011 Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) General Secretary Akhil Gogoi and several other activists were injured yesterday during a police lathicharge when the protests were being staged in front of Nagaon Deputy Commissioner’s office. The protests were being done as a part of the statewide agitation programme called by […]