Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) is a people's movement that mobilised tribal people, adivasis, farmers, environmentalists and human rights activists against Sardar Sarovar Dam being built across Narmada river, Gujarat, India.

Narmada Bachao Andolan together with its leading spokespersons Medha Patkar and Baba Amte was the recipient of Right Livelihood Award for the year 1991.

Further ReadingEdit

  • Jacques Leslie, Deep Water: The Epic Struggle over Dams, Displaced People, and the Enviornment, Farrar, Straus and Giroux (2005), hardcover, 252 pages, ISBN 0374281726

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