Deep waters

Puducherry's plans for a new port have prompted unprecedented protests. Allegations of a huge land grab facilitated by procedural violations and disregard for environmental fallouts, along with suspicions that it is just a facade for real estate development, are stoking a controversy. The larger context of coastal development, tagged to the misfiring Sethusamudram project, has generated more concern. arnab pratim dutta and sujit kumar singh investigate

 
Last Updated: Sunday 07 June 2015

Deep waters

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By Arnab Pratim Dutta and Sujit Kumar Singh
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Down to EarthHARBOURING DOUBTS


Down to EarthUNDUE PROCESS
     Puducherry port defies ecology, economics

Down to EarthHIGH-IMPACT ZONE
     No proper assement of damage by port

Down to EarthBLUEPRINT BLUES
     The ghost of Sethusamudram
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