Patterns of Social Inequality and Exclusion

Patterns of Social Inequality and Exclusion

Question

What was the intention of government in the name of welfare of Adivasi people after taking over their farm-lands?

Answer

It was to give local residents, a petty amount as compensation against their sudden displacement or eviction under compulsory acquisition order and a small proportion of people displaced shall get jobs in industry proposed while all others are compelled to survive by engaging them as wage labourers. It is worth mention that about 75% of total tribals displaced are still waiting their rehabilitation.

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