narmada valley

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The Narmada River Development Project, one of the largest in the world, flows through the three states of Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Gujarat, India. It involves the construction of 30 huge dams and the displacement of 25 million people. The Adivasi people are living in the shadow of the Sardar Sarovar Dam, the largest of the dams. Since construction and the proposed raising of the height of the dam, the rising waters have submerged and continue to destroy the Adivasi's homes, land and livelihood.
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