The Indira-Sagar Dam


The Indira Sagar dam is being built on the Narmada river approx. 10 km from Punasa village in Khandwa district in Western Madhya Pradesh. More details can be found here.

An independent commission constituted by the National Campaign for People's Right to Information to investigate the Indira Sagar Pariyojana, finds, "..that vast human rights abuses have taken place and that the Government of Madhya Pradesh in the construction of the Indira Sagar Pariyojana has perpetrated indefensible social, political and economic injustices on the people of the Narmada Valley." See the full report here.

High Court Order to Govt. July 1, 2005
Grievance Redressal Authority Report June 15, 2005

Displacement Without Resettlement : Case of a village affected by Indira Sagar Project
A report by Manthan Adhyayan Kendra

Gigantic human tragedy created by Indira Sagar Project unfolds with the monsoon;
20 undeclared villages submerged without rehabilitation

NBA Press Release; September 06, 2004