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Indians Protest Rail Line Through the Sathyamangalam Jungle

13 Mar

from the Times of India

The Moyar River in the Sathyamangalam reserve forest.

The Moyar River in the Sathyamangalam reserve forest.

COIMBATORE: A day after the Union railway budget revived the controversial proposal to lay a broad-gauge railway line through the jungles of Sathyamangalam, connecting Mettuppalayam with Chamarajnagar, the local community joined hands against the project, as it would spell trouble for the huge elephant population in the area. Continue reading