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Archit Krishna is a lawyer who graduated from the National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS) and works with Maati, Kanker in Chhattisgarh on issue of land alienation of indigenous population, forest rights and the environment. Kritika A is a freelance journalist and currently studying Law


Original Reportage

The mask of ‘adla badli’: How Chhattisgarh government steals adivasi land

We see obfuscation of the various illegal processes undertaken by the Chhattisgarh government and corporate interests to alienate people from their lands in several villages of the state, cleverly masked by news headlines that scream of encounters and surrenders. Standing in the way of this naked state-corporate greed are the original inhabitants of these areas — the adivasis who have forever been denied their rightful claim in the “development” of this country.

October 25,2018