UK mining giant Vedanta Resources was dealt a double blow as the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) agreed that all the complaints made by Survival International about the company’s planned bauxite mine in Orissa merit further consideration, and Indian police investigate fraud allegations against the company’s billionaire chairman Anil Agarwal.
Survival has also produced a short film about the Dongaria Kondh people and their sacred Niyamgiri hills. See