Category Archives: Forest resources

Odisha govt. cautioned on violation of authority of gram sabha under FRA

The Union Ministry of Tribal Affairs has cautioned the Odisha government not to erode the authority of the gram sabha while implementing the massive forest regeneration programme – ‘Ama Jungle Yojna’

Source: Odisha govt. cautioned on violation of authority of gram sabha under FRA

Tribals oppose fresh bid for bauxite mining in Niyamgiri hills

Peeved over the Odisha government’s fresh bid to go for bauxite mining in Niyamgiri hills despite rejection by the Gram Sabhas, the Niyamgiri Suraksha Sangram Samiti has threatened to launch a big st

Source: Tribals oppose fresh bid for bauxite mining in Niyamgiri hills