Press Note, 12th February 2007
Maheshwar dam oustees march and sit-in at Bhopal
Demand to stop work on the dam
State Government must issue White Paper and make public disclosure
Narmada Bachao Andolan
Jail Road, Mandleshwar,
Tel : 0733-2228418, 07283-233162,094259-28007
Hundreds of oustees affected by the Maheshwar dam being built in the Narmada valley protested in Bhopal today demanding that work on the dam should be immediately stopped in the light of the human, financial and technical flaws in the project, and that the State must issue a White Paper placing the truth about the project in front of the people of the state. The oustees also called on all banks and public financial institutions not to put money into this anti-people project.