Archive for category: Anti-Posco Struggle

  • NHRC visit Posco area to investigate human rights violation

    NHRC visit Posco area to investigate human rights violation

    Anti-Posco Struggle April 11, 2012 12:20 PM no comments

    Report by Amarnath Parida; Paradip: | Orissa Diary A team of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), led by its member Satyabrata Pal visited Dhinkia, Nuagaon, Gadkujanga panchyats on Tuesday to investigate rising incidences of human rights violation in Posco site area. Firstly, NHRC team visited Polang, Noliashai villages of Gadkujang [...]

     
  • Abhay Sahoo released on bail

    Abhay Sahoo released on bail

    Anti-Posco Struggle March 16, 2012 12:28 PM no comments

    [Note: Though Abhai Sahoo, the leader of anti-POSCO movement, was released on bail, there are five more activists, including former CPI MLA Narayan Reddy, from the movement is still in jail with fabricated false charges. The police also fabricated cases against Prasanth Paikre, the second most leader of the movement, [...]

     
  • Joint Statement on Police Attrocities and State Repression on Anti Posco Struggle

    Joint Statement on Police Attrocities and State Repression on Anti Posco Struggle

    Anti-Posco Struggle March 7, 2012 12:29 PM no comments

    We strongly condemn the attack on and illegal abduction by the Odisha police of Umakanta Biswal, a famer belonging to Dhinkia village of Odisha, and an active member of POSCO Pratirodh Sangram Samiti (PPSS), that has been engaged over the last six years in resisting the forcible acquisition of their [...]

     
  • Release Abhay Sahoo: Free India

    Release Abhay Sahoo: Free India

    Anti-Posco Struggle February 28, 2012 12:39 PM no comments

    By K. P. Sasi 28 February, 2012 Countercurrents.org I do not know whether we won the freedom of this subcontinent called India because of Gandhi or Ambedkar. While thousands of people worked selflessly for the freedom that you and I enjoy today, and often take it for granted, without realising that [...]

     
  • Resolution of the People’s Convention at Lohia Academy, Bhubaneswar, Odisha

    Anti-Posco Struggle January 4, 2012 12:29 PM no comments

    On behalf of the POSCO Pratirodh Co-Ordination Committee, a people’s convention was organised at Lohia Academy in Bhubaneswar, The leaders and representatives of different political parties and civil societies made following resolutions in the convention. For the last six years the state government under the aegis of Navin Pattnaik, has [...]