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Petitioning Hounourable Prime Minister of India Dr. Manmohan Singh and 3 others

Stop all activities related to the Lakhwar Dam Project on River Yamuna!

Unplanned and unrestrained development have already rendered the Yamuna a dead river which is over-polluted, spreads disease amongst animals and people and regularly and devastatingly floods farmlands and homes. Another ill-considered dam project can do nothing but exacerbate this situation. Every day, there are stories across the media about the deteriorating Yamuna and activists who are working to save the river. Therefore, we, the signatories, join our voices with those of the eminent lawyers, activists, groups and individuals who addressed the following petition to you on April 22 (please see original of this petition on the South Asia Network on Dams, Rivers and People website:

Video for petition is from the Yamuna Network:

NOTE: PM Dr. Manmohan Singh does not have a publicly available email id, but you may fill in a form here:

This petition was delivered to:
  • Hounourable Prime Minister of India
    Dr. Manmohan Singh
  • Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission
    Montek Singh Ahluwalia
  • Minister of Environment and Forests
    Smt. Jayanthi Natarajan
  • Minister of Water Resources
    Harish Rawat

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