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

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Mine Now, Mine Forever?

According to Rich Lands, Poor People: Is ‘Sustainable’ Mining Possible? (State of India’s Environment: 6th Citizens’ Report) published recently by the Centre for Science and Environment, of the 50 mineral producing districts in India almost half are dominated by tribal or adivasi populations with about 28 per cent of their area under forests.

 

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