“Madhav Gadgil Report Need of the time” Dr. V. S Vijayan

Valancheri/Malappuram/Kerala: “Protection of the Western Ghats, the treasure of biodiversity, is need of the time and those who oppose this are Monopolies and Mafias” said Dr. V. S Vijayan, noted environmentalist, Gardgil Committee member and Chairman of Salim Ali Foundation. He was addressing a meeting organized by Popular Front of India State Committee in Community Hall, Valanchery of Malappuram District for discussing the subject “why the Gardgil-Kasthuri Rangan reports should be implemented.” “If the development is to be sustained natural resources are needed. Western Ghats which includes one of the 35bio-diversity areas of the world should not be allowed to destroy. The people of virtue should come forward to do this task and the Gadgil report is more comfortable and pro-people,” he added. “Those who are propagating malicious propagandas against Gadgil are the mafias and those who protect their interests,” he said. “What is going here is the drama orchestrated by invaders posing the settlers in front of it,” said Mr. K. M. Sulaiman, environmentalist and Chairman, Biodiversity Committee. Karaman Ashraf Moulavi, president, Popular Front India State Committee, chaired the meeting. C. Abdul Hameed, State vice presiden, K. Sadath, general secretary, B. Naoushad secretary, K. H. Nasar, treasurer, K. Muhammed Ali, Samkutty Jacob, national vice-president, SDPI, Advocate K.M. Ashraf, state president, Moovattupuzha Ashraf Moulavi, vice president, Nasrarudheen Elamaram, P. Abdul Hameed, M.K. Manoj Kumar, General secretaries, PK Usman, secretary, P. Ahmed Shareef, president, Pravasi Forum participated the meeting.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.