vti_encoding:SR|utf8-nl vti_timelastmodified:TR|05 Sep 2001 16:18:33 -0000 vti_extenderversion:SR|5.0.2.2634 vti_title:SR|Interpreting Narmada Judgment vti_backlinkinfo:VX| vti_cacheddtm:TX|05 Sep 2001 16:18:33 -0000 vti_filesize:IR|34470 vti_cachedtitle:SR|Interpreting Narmada Judgment vti_cachedbase:SX|http://www.epw.org.in/previous vti_cachedbodystyle:SR| vti_cachedlinkinfo:VX|S|../images/rulered.gif S|../images/rulered.gif K|epw.aug11.mathew.john.html S|../images/top.gif H|../contents.htm H|../previous.htm H|../archives.htm H|../subscrip.htm H|../epwinfo.htm H|../sameeksh.htm H|../epwrf.htm H|../advert.htm H|../coming.htm H|mailto:epw@vsnl.com H|../homepage.htm H|../thesite.htm S|../images/rulered.gif vti_cachedsvcrellinks:VX|NSUS|../images/rulered.gif NSUS|../images/rulered.gif NHUS|http://www.epw.org.in/epw.aug11.mathew.john.html NSUS|../images/top.gif NHUS|../contents.htm NHUS|../previous.htm NHUS|../archives.htm NHUS|../subscrip.htm NHUS|../epwinfo.htm NHUS|../sameeksh.htm NHUS|../epwrf.htm NHUS|../advert.htm NHUS|../coming.htm NHUS|mailto:epw@vsnl.com NHUS|../homepage.htm NHUS|../thesite.htm NSUS|../images/rulered.gif vti_cachedneedsrewrite:BR|false vti_cachedhasbots:BR|false vti_cachedhastheme:BR|false vti_cachedhasborder:BR|false vti_metatags:VR|Generator HTMLed\\ Version\\ 2.0c Author Mathew\\ John\r\n Description \r\nIn\\ judging\\ the\\ Narmada\\ Bachao\\ Andolan\\ case,\\ the\\ Supreme\\ Court,\\ using\\ the\\ 'separation\\ of\\ powers'\\ doctrine,\\ side-stepped\\ the\\ issues\\ of\\ entitlement\\ and\\ suffering,\\ and\\ chose\\ to\\ concern\\ itself\\ only\\ with\\ the\\ issues\\ of\\ relief\\ and\\ rehabilitation.\\ It\\ was\\ only\\ on\\ the\\ latter\\ issue\\ that\\ the\\ court\\ was\\ willing\\ to\\ hear\\ the\\ representation\\ of\\ the\\ NBA.\\ The\\ weak\\ interrogation\\ of\\ the\\ doctrine\\ of\\ separation\\ of\\ powers\\ allowed\\ the\\ court\\ to\\ abdicate\\ much\\ of\\ its\\ responsibility\\ to\\ those\\ affected\\ by\\ the\\ Narmada\\ dam\\ project.\r\n Keywords Economic\\ and\\ Political\\ Weekly,\\ journal,\\ research,\\ India,\\ perspectives,\\ vti_charset:SR|windows-1252 vti_generator:SR|HTMLed Version 2.0c