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UDF hartal gets underway in Idukki

Press Trust of India  |  Idukki (Ker) 

The hilly district of wore a deserted look as vehicles remained off the roads and shops downed shutters in many places today, in response to the strike call by the Opposition against the government's decision to include 123 villages under Ecologically Fragile areas.

As per the early reports, no untoward incidents were reported and the hartal was total.



The Congress-led opposition alleged that the state government had recently filed an affidaivt in the High stating that 123 villages in Western Ghats lay completely within the Ecologically fragile areas.

They also expressed their disappointment against the Left government's attitude towards the Kasturirangan report on the preservation and protection of Western Ghats.

Three villages in neighbouring Kottayam district, namely Poonjar, Kootyikkkal and Peekoyi are also partipating in the hartal.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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UDF hartal gets underway in Idukki

The hilly district of Idukki wore a deserted look as vehicles remained off the roads and shops downed shutters in many places today, in response to the strike call by the Opposition against the Kerala government's decision to include 123 villages under Ecologically Fragile areas. As per the early reports, no untoward incidents were reported and the hartal was total. The Congress-led UDF opposition alleged that the state government had recently filed an affidaivt in the High Court stating that 123 villages in Western Ghats lay completely within the Ecologically fragile areas. They also expressed their disappointment against the Left government's attitude towards the Kasturirangan report on the preservation and protection of Western Ghats. Three villages in neighbouring Kottayam district, namely Poonjar, Kootyikkkal and Peekoyi are also partipating in the hartal. The hilly district of wore a deserted look as vehicles remained off the roads and shops downed shutters in many places today, in response to the strike call by the Opposition against the government's decision to include 123 villages under Ecologically Fragile areas.

As per the early reports, no untoward incidents were reported and the hartal was total.

The Congress-led opposition alleged that the state government had recently filed an affidaivt in the High stating that 123 villages in Western Ghats lay completely within the Ecologically fragile areas.

They also expressed their disappointment against the Left government's attitude towards the Kasturirangan report on the preservation and protection of Western Ghats.

Three villages in neighbouring Kottayam district, namely Poonjar, Kootyikkkal and Peekoyi are also partipating in the hartal.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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UDF hartal gets underway in Idukki

The hilly district of wore a deserted look as vehicles remained off the roads and shops downed shutters in many places today, in response to the strike call by the Opposition against the government's decision to include 123 villages under Ecologically Fragile areas.

As per the early reports, no untoward incidents were reported and the hartal was total.

The Congress-led opposition alleged that the state government had recently filed an affidaivt in the High stating that 123 villages in Western Ghats lay completely within the Ecologically fragile areas.

They also expressed their disappointment against the Left government's attitude towards the Kasturirangan report on the preservation and protection of Western Ghats.

Three villages in neighbouring Kottayam district, namely Poonjar, Kootyikkkal and Peekoyi are also partipating in the hartal.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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