Bhopal, Sep 2 : Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) leader Medha Patkar concluded her nine-day-long hunger strike and sit-in in Barwani District’s Chota Badda late Monday after discussion with Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath’s representative and erstwhile chief secretary SC Behar, it was officially learnt.
Six NBA workers – including four women – were fasting along with Ms Patkar. Mr Behar also discussed matters with submergence-affected people. A meeting between Ms Patkar and Narmada Valley Development Authority office-bearers is scheduled here on September 9. (UNI)