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Thursday, Jul 02, 2020

Sterlite industries

Jun 19, 2018 23:22
After the protests in Thoothukudi against a copper smelter plant belonging to Sterlite Industries claimed 13 lives in police firing, now the agitation against the Salem-Chennai Green Corridor is picking up pace. read more
Jun 18, 2018 20:48
There were reports that close to 50,000 litres of sulphuric acid had leaked in Sterlite’s copper factory in Thoothukudi. read more
Jun 01, 2018 22:29
The Madras high court on Friday asked the Tamil Nadu government to explain why the police opened fire at anti-Sterlite protesters in Thoothukudi on May 22. read more
May 23, 2018 14:37
Ten protesters were killed in police firing while agitating against the Sterlite Copper plant on Tuesday. Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan and MK Stalin have condemned the use of force against the protestors. Follow live updates here: read more
May 23, 2018 13:17
People of Thoothukudi have been protesting against the setting up of a new copper smelter by Sterlite Industries over concerns of groundwater pollution. read more
May 23, 2018 11:52
Protesters who blame the Sterlite copper plant, one of India’s biggest, for health problems and depleting water allegedly set vehicles on fire and stoned policemen in the coastal city in southern Tamil Nadu on Tuesday. read more
May 23, 2018 10:41
The Tamil Nadu government has ordered a judicial inquiry into the police firing in Tuticorin that killed nine people protesting against a new copper smelting plant by Sterlite Industries. read more