How a Legal Petition Saved the Shola Forests of the Nilgiris

The Madras High Court in its verdict stated, “not even an inch of [Shola] forest land should be encroached.”

Aug 17, 2021
legal petition saved Shola forests of the Nilgiris
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Akhila Vijayaraghavan is a hydroponic farmer, powerlifter, diver, and writer. Trained as a molecular biologist at the University of Glasgow, she has worked in environmental strategy, advising companies on ESG and waste management. Now she runs an urban hydroponic farm focused on agritech innovations. Follow her on Twitter: @aksvi or Instagram: @thebokehchaser.