NEW DELHI: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued a notice demanding an explanation from the home ministry on reports that Kukandulam protestors were being made to undergo psychiatric counseling. Spearheaded by the People’s Movement Against Nuclear Energy, locals have been protesting against the proposed nuclear power station under construction in Tirunelveli district, Tamil Nadu. http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/NHRC-notice-to-MHA-on-psychiatric-counseling-of-Kudankulam-protestors/articleshow/14814458.cms?
The People’s Movement Against Nuclear Energy (PMANE) leading the protest against the Koodankulam Nuclear Power Project Tuesday announced its decision of call off its indefinite hunger strike while continuing with the relay fasting. PMANE’s Struggle Committee in a statement said it was calling off the hunger strike, as requested by former chief justice of Madras and … Continue reading