Megha Patkar, an activist led the Narmada Bachao Andolan (NAB).
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Narmada Bachao Andolan (NAB)
- NAB is a movement that is fighting against the construction of large dams on Narmada river in Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh.
- NBA claims the dam projects as disastrous Narmada Valley dams project.
- NBA mobilised itself against the epitome of unsustainable development, both for its huge ecological impact and the displacement of about a million people.
- The movement currently led by activist Medha Patkar. Baba Amte (1914-2008) was also an activist associated with this movement.