ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Commercialisation of Common Property Resources-Kusnur Satyagraha

Thousands of acres of forest land in Karnataka have been handed over to a joint sector project, Karnataka Pulpwood, for cultivation of eucalyptus to be used as raw material by the Birla-owned Harihar Poly fibres, A widespread movement is emerging today in protest against the state's forest policy and the increasing commercialisation of common resources.

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