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'Save Aarey' to make the city inhabitable, says Amrita Bhattacharjee

23 Sep 2019

In this exclusive interview with Teesta Setalvad, Activist and one of the founding members of Aarey Conservation Group, Amrita Bhattacharjee talks about the 'Save Aarey' movement, its history and how it has recently captured the imagination of Mumbai. She goes on to talk about the Adivasis of Aarey and their rights over the land, how they are neglected in the development plans and how the youth of Mumbai is coming forward and joining the fight.

 

'Save Aarey' to make the city inhabitable, says Amrita Bhattacharjee

In this exclusive interview with Teesta Setalvad, Activist and one of the founding members of Aarey Conservation Group, Amrita Bhattacharjee talks about the 'Save Aarey' movement, its history and how it has recently captured the imagination of Mumbai. She goes on to talk about the Adivasis of Aarey and their rights over the land, how they are neglected in the development plans and how the youth of Mumbai is coming forward and joining the fight.

 

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