Sterlite Copper Protest
Vedanta group promises welfare projects worth 100 crores in Tuticorin after Supreme Court nodded the order of NGT for reopening of Sterlite plant.
Earlier Madras High Court had set aside NGT’s order of reopening the Sterlite Plant.
US-based scribe asked to leave India after he was found violating visa norms.
Tuticorin: US journalist ‘interviewing’ people about Sterlite plant detained and interrogated by police
The district police detained and interrogated US-based journalist Mark Scilla, for interviewing people in relation Sterlite plant, missing the Tourist visa.
A committee appointed by the NGT had called the closure of the plant as "unjustified" and against "natural justice".
Thousands of protesters gather at Thoothukudi collectorate demanding re-opening of Sterlite copper plant
Congress had maliciously tried to use the protest against the Modi government
Vedanta claims that the Sterlite Copper plant did not violate any environmental norms, says allegations of causing pollution and cancer are baseless
This has also threatened the jobs of those employed in these small scale industries
From Dalit protests to Padmaavat protests to Sterlite protests, they all seem politically motivated.
The film is receiving flak in Tamil Nadu as well for Rajinikanth's statements on Sterlite protests
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