ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Of Rights and Wrongs

While the Wildlife Act was always meant to recognise and settle the rights of forest dwellers, in practice, it has been used largely as a blunt instrument to bludgeon them with. It is entirely possible that the tribal bill could tomorrow become a similar blunt instrument with which to bludgeon wildlife.

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