Small Victory in Narmada Valley

For those of us following the Narmada valley tragedy as documented in Franny Armstrong's film Drowned Out (available with Chinese language subtitles from Wild), here is a recent update from Franny:

Good news for once: the anti-dam protesters who were beaten up and
jailed for peacefully protesting in July have won their case against
the Madhya Pradesh state government, who now have to pay
compensation.

A video of the arrest helped them win their case.

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