Raj Awasti, 32 years
- Questioned the World Bank Funded MUTP related displacement of 25000 people in Mumbai.
- Was instrumental in exposing the corruption in slum rehabilitation scheme by Nawab Malik, MLA and Dewan builders with officials and NGO’s
- Fought against displacement without rehabilitation and just policy for the infrastructure project affected people resulted in false cases against him
- Challenged illegal grab of land by mafia in Bandra Kurla complex which is gold
Raj Awasti was arrested on January 3, 2006 under Maharashtra Prevention of Dangerous Activities of Slumlords, Bootleggers, Drug Offenders and Dangerous Persons Act, 1981 – No Bail is allowed under this ACT
WAITING FOR JUSTICE IN NASIK JAIL