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Aranyer Adhikar
Author: Mahashweta Devi

Publisher: Dey's Publishing
Pages: 268
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The original inhabitants of India, adivasis of different clans, communities and groups, not only Dravidians, have been persecuted and evicted from their land for long by the interested people, both Indians and foreigners. Mahasweta Devi has the first love for such persecuted adivasis. Her Aranyer Adhikar or Right to Forest covers a period towards the end of the nineteenth century, under the colonial rule of the British