Satyagraha 2001
For some pictures of life in the Adivasi (tribal) region which faces submergence, click here.



Senior activist from village Kothi, late Baliben



"We will drown, but will not move!"



Senior activist Dedlibai from Domkhedi explains, "We women are out in front because we know what we are going to loose. We fought till today and always will.
Our men are not far behind either. We all fight together"



A group of women singers after a women's meeting.



The people of the Valley resolve to stay put in their homes and on their ancestral agricultural lands instead of making way for a dam which will force them into a life of destitution.


Some pictures of life in the Adivasi (tribal) region which faces submergence




© Neeta Deshpande