Tuesday, Oct 03, 2023

Bastar Protest

Adivasi women (Representative image)

Chhattisgarh HC Provides Interim Relief To Displaced Christian Adivasis Staying In Camps

A segment of Adivasis in the Bastar region believes that those who converted to Christianity are destroying their religious rituals and practices of the tribal community.

20 January 2023

Chhattisgarh Adivasi rights activist Soni Sori

Adivasi Women Activists Still Stuck In Cycle Of Rape And Persecution In Maoist-hit Areas

Activist Soni Sori was recently acquitted by the special NIA court but Adivasi women continue to brave arrests, vilification, torture, and even death from both government and insurgents to defend their indigenous rights over...

16 March 2022

Adivasi Christians protesting against forceful eviction in front of Narayanpur district Collectorate

Forced Gharwapsi, Molestation And Series Of Attacks: Hundreds Of Christian Adivasis Leave Their Villages In Chhattisgarh

A complaint submitted to the district Collector of Narayanpur in Chhattisgarh, accessed by Outlook, lists 59 gruesome attacks on Adivasi Christians and hundreds of them have been forced to leave their villages.

21 December 2022

Protestors in Silger in June last year.

Adivasis Allege Detention in Bastar, Police Say They Broke Covid Norms

Demanding the release of these leaders, the Chhattisgarh unit of the Aam Aadmi Party held a dharna in the north Bastar district of Kanker yesterday. 

24 January 2022

To mark the one year of Silger protests, Adivasis gathered at Silger yesterday.

One Year Of Protests: The Emergence Of A Civil Society In Chhattisgarh

Bastar has seen several Adivasi protests in the last few decades, but they have mostly remained short-lived and localised. The protests that began in a small village in south Chhattisgarh last year have spread across the...

17 May 2022



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