LIE: Be it land, education or forest produce, my government has done a lot for the tribals


Modi Lies / Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019

The facts state that exactly opposite of this has happened under Modi’s tenure. Various provisions of the FRA (Forest Rights Act) have been diluted. The most important one being the condition of “free informed consent” from gram sabhas for any government plans to remove tribals from forests and for resettlement or rehabilitation packages. New rules allows the bureaucracy to grow plantations on traditional Adivasi land and forest dwellers without their prior consent or consultation. 

Read More Here: https://scroll.in/article/871191/from-compulsory-consent-to-no-consultation-how-the-government-diluted-adivasi-rights-to-forestlands

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