India: Coal mine crisis - Sami Siva
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Chattisgarh, India, February 2015: 

Social worker and lawyer Sudha Bharadwaj seen at her office in Bilaspur. Her organization represents the tribals whose land has been allocated illegally to the coal mining companies. 

Photographs for a story on land allocation for coal mines in Chattisgarh.  Modi's new government in the centre has relaxed the environmental regulations so the land can be allocated to both public and private sector companies easily. 

Photo by Sami Siva for Al Jazeera America.

Chattisgarh, India, February 2015:

Social worker and lawyer Sudha Bharadwaj seen at her office in Bilaspur. Her organization represents the tribals whose land has been allocated illegally to the coal mining companies.

Photographs for a story on land allocation for coal mines in Chattisgarh. Modi's new government in the centre has relaxed the environmental regulations so the land can be allocated to both public and private sector companies easily.

Photo by Sami Siva for Al Jazeera America.