Vidarbha Jan Andolan Samithi through several e-mails have
protested against the introduction of BT cotton and have also requested
to allow export of cotton. The situation is under constant watch and
appropriate action would be taken keeping in view the various factors
such as production, availability of cotton in the domestic market, the
price situation and various national and international commitments etc.
The ban imposed on export of cotton on 05.03.2012 was subsequently
revoked by the Government on 12.03.2012.
This information was given by Shri Jyotiraditya M. Scindia, Minister
of State for Commerce, Industry and in written reply to a question in
Rajya Sabha today.
VIDARBHA JANANDOLAN SAMITI
B.E. (Mech.Engg.), M.B.A., LL.B., M.A. (Pub. & Admn.), M.A. Sociology,
M.I.S. (USA), Fellow - I.E.H., Fellow – Institution of Engineers (India)-
Vidarbha Jan Andolan Samiti is fighting for the cause of common man since 1998.
Vidarbha Jan Andolan Samiti is constantly pursuing its battle on various fronts like –
PUBLIC ISSUES :
2.Mal nutrition of Tribals.
3.Plights of Rural economy
5.Right to Food
6.Right to Education
7.Problems of Minorities
8.Issue of Separate Statehood to Vidarbha
THE EFFECT OF MOVEMENT :
The continued follow up and Jan Andolans of Vidarbha Jan Andolan Samiti has resulted in many success broadly classified as –
1.Waiver of small farmers crop loans
2.interest remission to marginal farmers
3.right to food to the lacs of tribals.
4.Primary Education to every rural students.
6.BPL benefits to thousands of poor families.
7.Justice to unwed mothers