Alappad(Search results - 4)
IndiaJan 16, 2019, 8:14 PM IST
'Save Alappad': Kerala minister EP Jayarajan to hold talks with protesters
According to reports, from 1965, the Indian Rare Earth Ltd (IREL) started mining in Alappad, Kerala. According to the 1955 survey reports, the Alappad village was spread over 89.5 square km. But at present, it has reduced to 7.5 km.
IndiaJan 14, 2019, 9:30 AM IST
Kerala: Alappad residents up in arms against state-sponsored sand mining
Residents claim hamlet after hamlet kept 'disappearing' from the map due to mining activities by the Indian Rare Earth (IRE) and state government-owned Kerala Minerals and Metals Limited (KMML).
IndiaJan 10, 2019, 7:15 PM IST
'Save Alappad' gathers momentum as Mollywood actors lend support to campaign
The Alappad natives don't even have sufficient pure water to drink as the sea has started to engulf the village. It is also reported that the seashore, which was spread over three to five kilometres earlier, has reduced to 20 to 30 metres at present.