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Power company on back foot as Punjab farmers fight for their land

Power company on back foot as Punjab farmers fight for their land

By Wed, Sep 14, 2011 3:08PM UTC Comments Off Power company on back foot as Punjab farmers fight for their land

It was the Punjab government’s well-guarded secret for a while. Until, of course, word trickled out, and dirt hit the proverbial fan. The coalition government of the Akali Dal and Bharatiya Janata Party did everything in their means to browbeat the farmers of a small village called Gobindpura in Mansa district of the state into...