The nuclear power plant at Jaitapur village in coastal Ratnagiri district won`t have any impact on fishing, Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar on Wednesday said.
The appeal to the Prime Minister was signed by political leaders Prakash Karat, AB Bardhan, Ram Vilas Paswan, Nama Nageswara Rao, K Danish Ali, Sitaram Yechury and D Raja.
A 15-member "National Committee" has been formed to demand a halt to the construction of the nuclear project in Jaitapur in Maharashtra, the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) said on Sunday.
In the backdrop of load shedding in Maha, Uddhav Thackeray dubbed the power outages as a "pol move" by the Cong-NCP alliance.
The Jaitapur nuclear project will
come up in coastal Konkan despite opposition to it, Maha Dy CM Ajit Pawar said.
Supporting protesters from
Maharashtra in their demand for scrapping the Jaitapur nuclear
power plant project, political leaderson Tuesday claimed that the
proposed project was dangerous for the state.
Narayan Rane charged that the Sena was approached by 11 corporate houses
with an offer of Rs 500 crore to scuttle the Jaitapur Nuclear Power project is proved.
German bank, Commerzbank, has pulled out of the proposed Jaitapur N-power project in Maharshtra citing "sustainability and reputational risk".
Shiv Sena Executive President Uddhav
Thackeray on Thursday warned the Maharashtra government over the
proposed Jaitapur nuclear power project in the wake of Japan
declaring nuclear emergency.
Uddhav Thackeray said Sena would oppose the project tooth and nail if the govt attempted to crush the voice of the "sons of the soil".
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