In Sohavan village, Lavalong/ Lavalaung block, Chatra district of Jharkhand, 300 ha. of land with a pending CFR claim has been set aside by the Forest Department as part of its CAMPA funded plantation drive. Even though there is no fence as yet, the villagers are being barred access to the land for firewood. The land also used to serve a playground for the kids of the local villagers.
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Forest Rights Act of 2006
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Non-implementation / violation of the FRA
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