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The Source of Life for Sale
  • Countries

    India

  • Format

    VCD

  • Producer/Director

    K P Sasi

  • Produced By

    Vikas Adhyayan Kendra

  • Duration in Minutes

    60

  • Languages English
  • Year

    2004

  • Address

    Vikas Adhyayan Kendra Ph : 022-2882 2850 / 2889 8662. Email: vak@bom3.vsnl.net.in

  • Video ID

    vTHE053

  • Keyword(s)

    Water resources,Water pollution,Uttar Pradesh,Tamil Nadu,Rivers,Reservoir fisheries,Privatization,Kerala,India,Fishworkers struggle,Fishworker movements,Chattisgarh

  • Description
  • In vivid visuals and stunning sound bytes, panning Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Chhattisgarh, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi, local people speak out against commercial interests soaking up their water resources. Issues are starkly brought out – the sale of a part of the Sheonath river to a water firm in Chhattisgarh; a human chain against the sale of the Malampuzha reservoir in Kerala; tribal protest against the diversion of the Bhavani; and struggles against the biggest cola multinational in Shivaganga, Tamil Nadu, and Mehndigunj in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh.
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