Deep Waters – “Down to Earth” Report of the Proposed Pondicherry Port

The latest issue of Down to Earth, a science and environment magazine published by the Centre for Science and Environment, has a cover story on the proposed Pondicherry port and the environmental and economic impacts of the project.

Fissured Land

A new port planned in Puducherry threathens livelihoods even as a massive land grab controversy surrounds the project.  Allegations of procedural violations in awarding contracts and disregard for environmental fallouts has raised serious questions about the proposed port.

The online report links to a Powerpoint presentation of the erosion of Pondicherry’s beaches prepared by the Pondicherry Citizens Action Network.

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