24 October 2011

The Jan Samwad Yatra today reached Theni District in Tamil Nadul The Yatra group had discussions with two seperate tribal groups to understand the land entitlements processing existing in Tamil Nadu. Surprisingly it seems as the implementation of the Forest Rights Act is yet to start here (atleast for the groups, the yatra interacted with).

22 October 2011

Public Meeting on Land Issues in Mallapuram District (Day 15)

A public meeting was organized at Manjeri in Mallapuram district. The local MLA, M.Umar participated in this meeting. He said that minority voices are absent in the discussion and implementation of land-reforms in Kerala. Speaking about Jansatyagraha, he said the strength of the movement is the coming together of voices from different struggles and groups.