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 Abhiyan Itinerary

SAVE THE COAST: SAVE THE FISHERS

 Machhimar Adhikar Rashtriya Abhiyan

Kutch – Kanyakumari – Kolkata
1st May – 27th June 2008
 Delhi Chalo, Sansad Chalo: July 2008 

The campaign will start from 1st May 2008 and carry on for two months till 27th June 2008. The whole of the Indian coast will witness mass mobilizations with agitations, demonstrations, rallies, reception, public meetings, seminars and press conferences all along its stretch in the months of May and June 2008.

 
On 1st of May, the international day of labour, the campaign will commence at Jakho in the Run of Kutch in Gujarat and will end in Kolkata in West Bengal on 27th June 2008.
 
A central campaign team comprising of eminent leaders of National Fishworkers’ Forum (NFF), National Coastal Protection Campaign (NCPC), peoples movements and civil society organizations will spearhead the campaign. 

The state wise itinerary of the central campaign team is as follows:

  

State
Dates
Gujarat
1st to 9th May
Maharashtra
10th to 18th May
Goa
19th to 20th May
Karnataka
21st to 24th May
Kerala
25th to 31st May
TamilNadu+Pondy
1st June to 9th June
Andhra
10th June to 15th June
Orissa
16th June to 21st June
West Bengal
22nd June to 27th June

                       
During the course of the campaign there will be state level seminars on ILO Convention on work in fishing sector and national legislation for fishworkers at the following places and dates:
 
Gujarat: Ahmedabad –      6th   May
Maharastra; Mumbai –      12th  May
Nagercoil:                      1st    June
Tamilnadu: Chennai-        9th   June
Andhra Pradesh: Ongole- 11th   June.
   
Detail Campaign Plan for Gujarat
 

       Date
             Place
     Time
  Programme 
01/05/08
Jakho
10:30 am
Inauguration of the campaign & rally
01/05/08
Mandvi Layja Vill
 4:00 pm
Public meeting and interaction
02/05/08
Junabander/ Ujjas
 9:00am
Visit hot spot and citizens meet
02/05/08
Bhadreshwar
11:00am
Meeting with social activists, fishers
03/05/08
Dwaraka,
Rupen Bander
10:00am
Meeting and interaction with fishing community and civil society leaders
03/05/08
Harshed
4:00pm
Meeting & rally at fish landing centre
04/05/08
Porbander
9:00 am
Meeting at fishing Harbour
04/05/08
Mangrol
3:00 pm
Public meeting at Machhimar Hall
04/05/08
Veraval
7:00 pm
Reception& meeting at community hall
05/05/08
 Veraval
9.00am
 Travel to Ahmedabad
06/05/08
Ahmedabad
10.00am
ILO seminar at Awaj Kunj, Ambavadi
07/05/08
Jambusar
 4:00pm
Meeting with fishing Community
08/05/08
Umarsadi
10:00am
 Indoor general meeting
08/05/08
Valsad
4:00pm
Mass meeting and press meet
09/05/08
Daman
9:00am
Informal meet with community
09/05/08
Umargaon
4:00pm
 Mass meeting and halt
10/05/08
Arnala, Maharastra
Evening
Meeting the community and halt.

Detail Campaign Plan for Maharastra & Goa
 
   Date
    Time
                                   Programme
10 May 2008
8.30AM
Zai (Umbergaon) - - Bordi -- Chikhla
 
10.00AM
Dahanu Port
 
11.30AM
Dhakti Dahanu-Gungwada (lunch) Wadhavan-Varore-Chinchani-Tarapore-Ghivali- Ucheli.
 
2.00PM
Popharan Dandi
 
3.30PM
Murbe-Alewadi-Navapur- via- Boisar – Palghar.
 
5.00PM
Satpati (Shri Rajendra Meher and Shri Vinode Patil, Chairmen Satpati Machhimar and Satpati Fishermen Society)-Vadarai – Mahim (Tembhi) – Kelva – Datiwara –via- Kore – Edwan – via- Safala.
 
7.00PM
Arnal - via - Virar and halt (Arnala Fishermen Society, Shri Vaity, Shri Dhaki, Shri Koli, Shri Patil & other colleagues.
11 May 2008
8.30AM
 Arnala (Four Machhimar Co-op.Societies) – From Nala to Bassi(Pachubandar) – Shri Philip Mastan – Khochiwada- Naigaon-via- Bassain Road.
 
12.30PM
Uttan-Dongri Chawk- Sri Leo Collaso and others – via- Dharavi Pali Marg
 
1.30PM
Gorai (participation in NAPM State Convention) – Manori – Malvani –via- Marve (by boat).
 
4.30PM
Madh-Bhati ( Shri Kiran Koli and collegues).
 
6.00 PM
Varsova (Shri Motiram Bhave and other fishermen leaders
 
7.30 PM
Mahim-Sulup - Machhimar Colony – Mahim Mahikavati Society, Mahim Machimar Co-op Society & Nakhoa Co-op. Sangh, Mahim. Dinner (Shri Dinkar Tandel,Sri Dilip Pagdhare and other collegues. Halt.
12 May 2008
9.00 AM
Worli Koliwada – GosfaDevi Sea face via Munbai Central.
 
10.30AM
Bhaucha Dhakka (Kasara port) Shri Karsan Bhai and Shri Dilip Pagdhare, Shri Keluskar , Shri Vasant Mahulkar & other collegues.
 
12.30 PM
Crawford Market – Sasoon Dock: Shri Dattaram Meher, Shri Keshav Koli, Shri Pradip Nakhwa and others
 
1.30PM
Cuffe Parade( Colaba) – Shri Moreswar Patil, Shri Ramesh Meher, Shri Raghunath Bohir, Shri Laxman Dhanur & others. Machhimar Sarvodaya Sahakari Society, Cuffe Parade – Lunch.
 
4.00PM
Shivaji Mandir (Dadar) via Trombay – Mahul.
 
9.00 PM
Karanja (via Vashi – Uran). Night halt. Dinner: Shri Ravi Koli, Karanja.
** 12 May
        2008
10.30AM - 4.30 PM
There will be Seminar on ILO Convention on Work in Fishing Sector at Rajashri Shahu Sabhagrah, Shivaji Mandir, 3rd floor, Dadar, Mumbai. – Maharstra Machimar Kriti Samiti.
13 May 2008
8.30 AM
Karanja- Bodani by boat (Vehicles at Rawas via Karanja- Vadkhal in the morning) Shri Datta Hashya Nakhwa, Shri Koli & others.
 
9.30AM 
Bodani –Sasavane-Thal- Navgaon- Varsoli.
 
12.30AM
Alibag (Lunch) Shri Ullash Varkate,Shri Ravikant Parekar & others: Alibag Machhimar Society.
 
2.30PM
Akshi – Revdanda – Bheronda – Korlai- Bolai- Borli- Mandava – Ekdara- Murud.
 
7.30PM
Murud: Night Halt and Dinner.
14 May 2008
9.00AM
Dighi – Bharat khol – Masala via Shrivardhan (Jivana Bandar) – Lunch. Baghmabdle via Bankot.
 
6.00PM
Harnepaj (Harnepaj – Ade – Utambar-Burandi- Public Meeting, night halt: Shri Pawesha, Chairman Harnepaj Machhimar Sanstha,Shri Chaugule, Shri Narayan Raghuvira and other colleagues.
15 May2008
8.30 AM
Harne- Dapoli- Dabhol Khadi (Jangal Jetty) via Ajanvel – Navanghar- Veldhur-Dhopave- Nari Bandar –Lunch: Shri Datta Vankar and others.
 
7.30PM
Guhaghar- Night halt
16May 2008
8.30AM
Asgoli via Guhaghar – Palshet-Konkarul-Velneswar –Ade Agar – Hedavi via Katala-via Navanghar Khadi (Jangal Jetty) Chinch Bandar- Varvoda.
 
7.30PM
 Ganapatipule – dinner & night halt.
17 May 2008
8.00AM
Karla – Bhata: Shri Nisar Borkar and others
 
11.30AM
Mirak khada (Ratnagiri): Lunch: Mirak Khada Adarsha Machhimar Co-op. Society. Purnagad via Pawas.
 
7.30PM
Sakhari Nate: night halt & dinner: Sakhari Nate Machhimar Co-op. Society: Shri Amjad Borkar and other collegues
18May 2008
9.00AM
Vijay Durg
 
12.00 AM
Deogarh : Lunch – Deogarh Machimar Society & leaders.
 
6.30PM
Malwan : Public meeting - Nathpai Sevangan : Malwan Taluka Sramik Machhimar Sangha and Machhimar Sahakari Society. Night halt & Dinner: Guruji Shri Jnanesh Deulkarji and other collegues.
To Goa


19 May 2008



8.30 AM
Machhimar Adhikar Rashtriya Abhiyan : Goa itinerary
To Panjim via Malwan- Goa Road.
 
12.30 PM
Panjim: General Meeting of All Goa Fishworkers’ Union. Night halt in Panjim: Shri Matanhy Saldanha
20May 2008
9.00 AM
Visit to fishing villages, fishermen socity and ecological hotspots: Shri Matanhy Saldanha
 
Afternoon
Press Conference: Timings to be finalized by Shri Matanhy
 
 
 To Karnataka

Campaign itinerary for Kerala

May 25 – From Kasargod Kasbah to Kannoor Town.
May 26–From Kannoor  Thalassery to Ninanvalappu in Kozhikkode.
May 27 – Malappuram Parappanangadi to Thrissur town
May 28 – Ernakulam District
May 29 – From Alappuzha to Kollam
May 30 – Thiruvananthapuram
May 31 – March in front of AG's Office

Campaign itinerary for West Bengal  

22nd : The Campaign Team reaches Jharkhali in Sundarban in the afternoon via Kolkata after entering W.B. and attends a fishworkers' meeting. Stay at Jharkhali.
 
23rd : The Campaign Team attends fishers' agitation at Canning in Sundarban before the Tiger Project Office. Stay at Kolkata.
 
24th : The Campaign Team attends a Fishworkers' meeting at Kakdwip in South-24 Paraganas at noon. Moves to East Medinipur and stays at Junput.
 
25th : The Campaign Team attends several village meetings along the East Madinipur coast. Stay at Dadanpatrobar.
 
26th : The Campaign Team attends a central meeting of fishworkers at Kanthi (Contai) in the afternoon and stays at Kanthi (Contai).
 
27th : The Campaign Team comes to Kolkata. Press Conference at Kolkata Press Club at 3.00pm, Citizens' Meeting at Studets' Hall at 5.00pm. Stay at Seva Kendra.
 
A Review and Planning Meeting will take place at Seva Kendra, Kolkata on 28th from 9am.
 
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