A public meeting was held at Nimghavan. Local representatives spoke there.
Arundhati Roy addresses the gathering.
A symbolic basket containing a variety of local grains was presented to Arundhati. The self-sufficiency of the adivasi communities is gravely imperiled by both massive deforestation and forced displacement due to Sardar Sarovar.
Medha Patkar talks to the people. An amazing chemistry exists between the people and Medha.
Adivasi girls dance in the afternoon hours
© Venu Govindu