Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Blood and iron: a story of the convergence of crime, business and politics in Southern India

By: Thakurta, Paranjoy Guha.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: 2010Subject(s): Iron ore mining - Business | Criminal investigation - Southern India | Crime - Business - PoliticsDDC classification: CD002530 Summary: This documentary film in three overlapping segments highlights the political, economic and ecological consequences of iron ore mining in and around the Bellary district of Karnataka and Ananthapur district of Andhra pradesh. On July 31, 2011, Yeddyurappa had to resign his position after it was alleged that his family members had received funds from iron ore miners. On September 5, Gali Janardhana Reddy was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation. Based on interviews with a range of individuals representing a wide cross-section of society, the film juxtaposes their observations and comments with music and songs as well as excerpts from popular cinema to document a story of greed and devastation.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode
CD-DVD-VHS Vikram Sarabhai Library
Audio Visual
Non-fiction CD002530 (Browse shelf) Not for loan CD002530

This documentary film in three overlapping segments highlights the political, economic and ecological consequences of iron ore mining in and around the Bellary district of Karnataka and Ananthapur district of Andhra pradesh.

On July 31, 2011, Yeddyurappa had to resign his position after it was alleged that his family members had received funds from iron ore miners. On September 5, Gali Janardhana Reddy was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation.

Based on interviews with a range of individuals representing a wide cross-section of society, the film juxtaposes their observations and comments with music and songs as well as excerpts from popular cinema to document a story of greed and devastation.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

Powered by Koha