Wednesday, April 14, 2010

People for Social Cause Blog: Vidarbha: Dirty technology in the guise of development?

People for Social Cause Blog: Vidarbha: Dirty technology in the guise of development?

The government of Maharashtra plans to allow 43 new private and public thermal power plants in Vidarbha, a region that’s suffered years of neglect and is home to thousands of distressed, suicidal farmers. Is the government justified in sacrificing Vidarbha to the power needs of the rest of the state/country?.....................................