Forests

Forest Rights Act: Let’s look at its impact on wildlife, politics

Here are different perspectives on what the Supreme Court hearing on the fate of “encroachers” may mean for all those who dwell in and outside forests

 
By DTE Staff
Last Updated: Sunday 28 July 2019
Photo: Getty Images
Photo: Getty Images Photo: Getty Images

Forest Rights Act: A litmus test for govt to protect forest dwellers

It is now the turn of the BJP-led central government, which won 38 out of 48 reserved seats for Scheduled Tribes across the country, to stand by its promises. Here's the full story

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