Puducherry, Dec 10 : The Federation for People’s Rights (FPR) today organised a seminar on ‘Displacement and Human Rights’ on the occasin of the ‘World Human Rights Day’ today.
Speaking on the occasion, People’s Union for Human Rights (PUHR) President Professor A Marx said there was a threat of Maldives and Andaman and Nicobar Islands submerging because of the Global Warming.
He said there was a widespreaded migration during the 21st century because of SEZs, construction of dams and development of cities and roads.
FPR Secretary G Sugumaran presided over the function.
A FPR website “www.peoplesrights.in” was launched by Krishnaveni, a hapless woman burying dead bodies at the Sanyasithoppu burial ground, at the function.
UNI / 10.12.2009