• Tribals in India’s Niyamgiri are resisting Vedanta’s

    Mar 28, 2019· Categories India Tags Bauxite mining Dani Batra Lanjigarh Lingaraj Azad Niyamgiri Hills Niyamgiri Suraksha Samiti Odisha Mining Corporation People's movement State-sponsored oppression on tribals Vedanta Vedanta refinery. Related Stories. Poster exhibition shows glimpses of dying capitalist system and flickers of a new world.

  • STUDIES ON IMPACT OF PROPOSED LANJIGARH BAUXITE

    The Orissa Mining Corporation Limited has entered into an agreement with M/s Vedanta Almunium Limited, a subsidiary company of M/s Sterlite Industries (India) Limited to develop the Bauxite mine at Lanjigarh as a captive mine to supply 3.0 million tons of bauxite to Aluminium Refinery Plant of Vedanta Alumina Limited also located at Lanjigarh.

  • Niyamgiri-Vedanta Bauxite Mining, India EJAtlas

    While the refinery in Lanjigarh has been built, it depends on bauxite brought by train and truck from far away. Vedanta Ltd has been unable to get final permission for mining bauxite from the Niyamgiri Hills. The Supreme Court of India asked in April 2013 for public consultations in villages and hamlets in

  • Niyamgiri: The story of one of the biggest land conflicts

    Apr 18, 2018· It wanted to mine bauxite — the primary raw material for aluminium — from the Niyamgiri hills for Vedanta Aluminium’s 1 million-tonne-per-annum (mtpa) alumina refinery in neighbouring Lanjigarh, which had been operational since 2007.

  • Vedanta's Lanjigarh project (Refinery and bauxite mining)

    Bauxite mining project at Lanjigarh receives Supreme Court approval. Vedanta Alumina Project in Lanjigarh, Orissa. EIA reports & Public hearings: EIA Report of 6-MTPA alumina refinery EIA report of 1.0 million ton Alumina refinery and captive power plant of Sterlite at Kalahandi, Orissa

  • BankTrack Bauxite mine Niyamgiri Hills

    On October 5th, 2004 an official agreement was signed between the Orissa Mining Corporation (OMC) and Sterlite Industries, a subsidiary of Vedanta Resources plc, for the purpose of mining of bauxite reserves at at the foot of the Niyamgiri mountain, near the town of Lanjigarh. The mining operation will have massive negative affects on the

  • BankTrack Bauxite mine Niyamgiri Hills

    On October 5th, 2004 an official agreement was signed between the Orissa Mining Corporation (OMC) and Sterlite Industries, a subsidiary of Vedanta Resources plc, for the purpose of mining of bauxite reserves at at the foot of the Niyamgiri mountain, near the town of Lanjigarh. The mining operation will have massive negative affects on the

  • Dongria Kondhs continue to fight bauxite mining in Odisha

    Mar 16, 2019· Bauxite is the raw material for alumina and aluminum, and Odisha has 700 million tonnes of known bauxite reserves, of which 88 million tonnes are estimated to be found in Niyamgiri.

  • The Anatomy of a Fake Surrender: A Movement Against

    For the Odisha Mining Corporation, the mining arm of the state government, the value of the hills lies in the region’s Lanjigarh-Niyamgiri deposit, which contains 88 million tonnes of bauxite. The OMC holds a claim over the deposit with a letter of intent towards a mining lease from the state government.

  • Stop Vedanta: Anti-Bauxite Mining Protests in Kodingamali

    Jul 29, 2019· The Odisha Mining Corporation signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Indian mining company Vedanta to supply 70% of the bauxite obtained from Kodingamali to Vedanta’s refinery situated about 150 km away at Lanjigarh in Kalahandi district.

  • ‘11 of 14 bauxite mines in Lanjigarh illegal’ delhi

    Digging out more dirt on the Orissa government over bauxite mining for Vedanta Resources, the Forest Advisory Committee (FAC) of the environment ministry has said that 11 of the 14 mines in the

  • Vedanta bags 2 Odisha bauxite mines The Economic Times

    Jan 28, 2018· The aluminum refinery is in Lanjigarh and has a capacity of 1 mtpa. It has already sought approvals to expand this capacity to 6 mtpa from the state government. Vedanta was involved in a joint venture with the Odisha Mining Corporation Ltd (OMCL), a stateowned company, to develop a bauxite mine in the Niyamgiri hills and supply material to the conglomerate’s nearby alumina refinery. But

  • Bauxite Grinding Mill In Vedanta Lanjigarh

    Bauxite Mining Crushing Grinding. Bauxite grinding mill in vedanta lanjigarh . by diversion of 660.749 ha of forest land for mining of bauxite ore in lanjigarh local tribe battles uk giant vedanta over bauxite welcome to lanjigarh vedanta aluminium, orissa, india vedanta aluminium ltd is an associate company of the london stock konark growers cooperative spinning mills ltd

  • How Bauxite Mining Is Affecting The Niyamgiri Tribe In

    Vedanta built an aluminium refinery in Lanjigarh even before receiving permission for bauxite mining. After petitions from various activists, in 2005, the Supreme Court formed a five- Central Empowered Committee (CEC) to look into the affair.

  • LATEST NEWS UPDATES Vedanta rejection at Niyamgiri won't

    These six, which are the gateway to about 30% of India's bauxite reserves of 3.5 billion tonnes, all lie in the eastern belt of Odisha and Andhra Pradesh, passing through some of the poorest parts of the country. The story of each reveals the details and nuances of the jinx that bauxite mining

  • Majority of Orissa villages reject Vedanta bauxite mining

    A file photo of Vedanta’s alumina refinery at Lanjigarh. Photo: AFP (AFP) Majority of Orissa villages reject Vedanta bauxite mining project 3 min read.

  • Odisha’s Niyamgiri Hills and Its People Are Still

    However, unaffected by the mining ban, Vedanta’s Lanjigarh refinery, which has been functioning since 2005 to the north of Niyamraja mountain, continues to extract aluminium oxide from bauxite

  • Bauxite mine Niyamgiri Hills

    About Bauxite mine Niyamgiri Hills Brief history On October 5th, 2004 an official agreement was signed between the Orissa Mining Corporation (OMC) and Sterlite Industries, a subsidiary of Vedanta Resources plc, for the purpose of mining of bauxite reserves at at the foot of the Niyamgiri mountain, near the town of Lanjigarh.