ANDHRA PRADESH

Displaced women plan stir

Special Correspondent

VISAKHAPATNAM: Representatives of women affected by Government projects who participated in a symposium jointly organised by NGOs Samata (Visakhapatnam) and ISED (Bhubaneswar) here on Wednesday, urged displaced women to organise agitations till the total compensation amounts were paid to them.

Various problems faced by women due to the projects, the injustice meted out to them, future issues, and the action plan needed for bringing pressure on the Government came for discussion at the meeting.

Samata Director K. Bhanumati, women's representatives from the regions affected by the Polavaram, uranium, coastal corridor, bauxite and other projects, NGOs, and others participated in the symposium.

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