Ramesh Agrawal

Green Nobel winner Ramesh Agrawal awaits unravelling of plot to kill him in Chhattisgarh in 2012

Activist Ramesh Agrawal, 56, is among the six people who will be awarded the prestigious Goldman Environment Prize. However, two years after he was shot at immediately after he managed to stop Jindal Steel and Power Limited`s coal mining project in Raigarh district, Chhattisgarh, the police and courts have been unable to unravel the bigger conspiracy behind the attack.

May 01, 2014, 11:15 AM IST

Indian activist Ramesh Agrawal wins Goldman Environment Prize

Ramesh Agrawal has been awarded the Goldman Environment Prize.

Apr 29, 2014, 19:14 PM IST

Indian activist honoured with Goldman Environmental prize

Indian environment activist Ramesh Agrawal has won the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize that honours heroic grassroot environmentalists around the world for their achievements.

Apr 28, 2014, 20:33 PM IST

Agrawal attack case: 2 JSPL officials surrender

Ramesh Agrawal, known for protecting local communities from industrial pollution and displacement due to industrial projects through the RTI, was shot at in his office in Raigarh in July.

Oct 20, 2012, 11:23 AM IST

Naveen Jindal hired contract killers to murder me: RTI activist Agrawal

In a startling revelation, RTI activist Ramesh Agrawal, on Thursday, alleged that contract killers were hired to get rid of him.

Oct 19, 2012, 19:43 PM IST

Chhattisgarh: RTI activist shot at, stable

A leading Chhattisgarh RTI activist was injured when two unidentified gunmen shot him twice in the state`s industrial town Raigarh. He is said to be out of danger now.

Jul 08, 2012, 12:16 PM IST