Gandhinagar, 22 April 2023
There are 58 projects in Gujarat where the local people are protesting. Such ongoing conflict projects are mostly infrastructure projects. In which 20 lakh 32 thousand 249 people are affected. In which there is a dispute of 12 lakh 86 thousand 404 hectares of land. The land area affected is huge. Due to this dispute, investment worth Rs 2 lakh 42 thousand 620 crore has been affected so far.
People are agitating regarding these 58 projects. Still the capitalist government of BJP is a farmer. Does not pay attention to the demands of the backward or the villagers.
Vadodara – Farmers Protest Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet Train Project, Fear Loss of Livelihood, Unfair Compensation.
Jamnagar – Essar Port Threat to Mangroves, Livelihood of Fisherfolk in Gujarat
Olpad – Hindustan Chemical Company in Gujarat Continues to Manufacture Cyanide despite NGT Order.
Junagadh – Dalits Convert to Buddhism to Protest Against Forgotten Land Promise
Surendranagar, Thanagadh – Three Dalit Families Await Promised Land as Compensation for Thanagadh Firings in Gujarat.
Kutch – Kharai Camel Breeders Demand Termination of Salt Pan Leases in Coastal Gujarat, Bhachau.
Panchmahal – Bhil Families Displaced by Machannala Dam in Gujarat Demand Prormised Land, Jhalod.
Junagadh – Farmers in Gujarat’s Junagadh Village Protest against Inclusion in Urban Area, Junagadh.
Bhavnagar – Farmers Protest against GPCL’s Power Plant in Gujarat’s Bhavnagar, Police Use Teargas, Ghogha.
Surat – Slum Dwellers in Gujarat’s Surat Stage Protest against Demolition, Forced Eviction, Katargam.
Ahmedabad – Ahmedabad Metro to Affect 1,047 Sindhi Trader Families in Revdi Bazar
Bharuch – Farmers Protest Against GIDC in Gujarat, Demand Promised Jobs, Compensation, Dahej.
Valsad – Tribalespeople Protest Against Par-Tapi-Narmada River Inter-linking Project in Gujarat, Dharampur.
Kutch – Agariya Farmers in Gujarat Demand Seasonal Land Rights, Minimum Support Price for Salt, Little Rann of Kutch. Sector – Conservation and Forestry
Rajkot – Villagers in Rajkot Oppose Relocation Scheme for Maldharis, Fear Impact on Livelihood, Rajkot city. Sector – Land Use
Surat – Fisherfolk Fear Livelihood Loss as Industry Body Plans Textile Park in Surat, Olpad . Sector – Industry
Surat – Koli Community Demands Closure of Industrial Unit Dumping Hazardous Waste in Surat, Bhudia.
Tapi – Conflict Over Delay in Giving Land Titles in South Gujarat
Tapi . Sector – Conservation and Forestry.
Ahmedabad – Ahmedabad Residents Protest Encroachment of Land Meant for Playground by Nirma Foundation, Bodakdev. Sector – Infrastructure
Ahmedabad – Gujarat Government Fails to Close Down Pirana Landfill, 3 Lakh People at Health Risk, Pirana.
Gir Somnath – Dalits across Gujarat Demand Land after Fellow Dalits Killed, Attacked in Una.
Junagadh – Relocated Maldharis Return to Gujarat’s Gir Park, at Loggerheads with Forest Department, Gir National Park. Sector – Conservation and Forestry.
Bharuch – Prime Minister Inaugurates Bhadbhut Barrage in Gujarat Despite Opposition by Fisherfolk, Badbhut.
Navsari – Over 3,000 Farmers to Lose Livelihood for Vadodara-Mumbai Expressway Project, Demand Higher Compensation, Vadodara, Valsad, Dapivali, Sonavale and Yeranjad.
Ahmedabad – Dholera Smart City Project in Gujarat Nears Completion Despite Farmers’ Protest, Stay Order, Dholera.
Valsad – Fisherfolk, Environmentalists Protest Against proposed Nargol Port in Gujarat.
Ahmedabad – Farmers Divided over Mandal-Becharaji Special Investment Region, 7 Villages Support Gujarat Government, Mandal. Sector – Industry.
Patan – Gujarat Erupts in Dalit Protests after Suicide by Activist Demanding Land Rights, Patan.