South Asia updatePublished by MAC on 2007-07-11
South Asia update
11th July 2007
Activities have marched on the state capital to further protest Vedanta's plans to mine and refine bauxite at Lanjigarh. Also opposition to Jindal's similar controversial proposal in eastern Andhra Pradesh continues to grow, with officials boycotting a state government meeting in order to get the projet cancelled, especially over water concerns.