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Mahuva Movement against proposed Nirma Cement

2014-6-24 · Thousands of Mahuva farmers agitated against proposed Nirma cement plant continued to camp at Gandhinagar’s Pathikashram ground. The farmers ended their 350-km long foot march in Gandhinagar, and a delegation met Chief Minister Narendra Modi.

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Mahuva Movement against Nirma Cement Plant

Around 5,000 people protested against the loss of agricultural land which farmers use for onion and cotton production. The MoEF, on 11 March 2011, issued a show cause notice to Nirma under Section 5 of The Environment Protection Act, 1986 for permanent suspension of work and revocation of the environment clearance granted to the cement plant, captive power plant and coke oven plant.

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Two experts constituted by MoEF have concluded that location of cement plant is part of the water body and that the plant should be relocated. Based on the committee's report, MoEF

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Mahuva hails MoEF report on Nirma`s cement plant

2011-5-11 · Nirma has proposed a 1.91 MTPA cement plant with 50 Mw captive power plant and 1.5 lakh TPA coke oven, on coastal belt of Mahuva Taluka in Bhavnagar district of Gujarat. Sometime back, a rally of over 5,000 farmers protesting against the construction of the 1.91 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) cement plant at Mahuva taluka of Bhavnagar, reached Ahmedabad.

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Mahuva farmers fined for opposing proposed Nirma

2013-6-24 · In a significant twist to the controversy related to the Nirma Ltd s proposed cement plant around Mahuva in Bhavnagar district,the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has imposed a fine of Rs 1 lakh on the farmers opposing the project and on the Union Ministry of Environment & Forest (MOEF).

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India: Mahuva farmers fined for opposing proposed

2013-6-24 · The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has imposed a fine of INR100,000 (US$1675) on farmers and on the Union Ministry of Environment & Forest (MOEF) who opposed Nirma Ltd's proposed cement plant situated at Mahuva, Bhavnagar district.

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Mahuva Andolan of Gujarat : Judicialisation of Politics

2014-10-8 · Shelat, S K. (2009): Report of committee for proposed cement project of M/S. Nirma Ltd., At Mahuva, Part-I. Express News Service (2009): “BJP MLA among 300 held for protesting against Nirma plant”, Indian Express, 14 December.

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NGT rejects review plea of farmers against Nirma

2015-5-23 · The farmers from villages in Mahuva had opposed the cement plant on the grounds that it was being constructed on Samdiyala Bandhara a water body and could cause irreparable environmental damage. Nirma had argued that the land in question was wasteland as per government revenue records and the plant did not pose and threat to the environment.

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Govt clears Nirma cement plant in Mahuva Cities

2009-12-12 · The Gujarat government has given a green signal to Nirma Industries to set up a cement plant at Mahuva following the recommendations of a committee constituted to look into the controversy. The government decision has come despite a public agitation led by BJP Mahuva MLA Kanu Kalsaria,some Gandhians and farmers of the region opposing the acquisition of lands in the region.

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Dr Kalasaria's supporter attacked in Mahuva Rajkot

2010-8-31 · RAJKOT: A supporter of Mahuva MLA Dr Kanu Kalasaria who has been spearheading the agitation against the proposed cement plant of Nirma in a village in

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