“Sipasaru Bali Ladhei” is a noteworthy Odia book that delves into the infamous Kalinganagar incident that occurred in 2006. The book is based on the PUCL (People’s Union for Civil Liberties) report that presented a thorough investigation of the violence that took place during the acquisition of land for the Tata Steel plant in Kalinganagar, Odisha.
The book sheds light on the struggles and challenges faced by the Adivasi communities of the region who were forcibly displaced from their lands without proper compensation or rehabilitation. It highlights the violations of human rights committed by the state government and the corporate giants in their pursuit of economic development.
The authors have extensively researched and documented the testimonies of the affected communities, activists, and journalists to provide an unbiased account of the events leading up to the tragic incident. They also critically analyze the larger political and economic factors at play in the region.
Overall, “Sipasaru Bali Ladhei” is a powerful and thought-provoking book that exposes the harsh realities of the development paradigm in India and urges readers to reflect on the true costs of progress. It is a must-read for anyone interested in understanding the complex intersection of politics, economics, and social justice.
|Books name||Sipasaru Bali Ladhei|
|No Of pages||26|