Mainstream political parties have been poaching into her once large constituency. Born of tribal parents in kerala s wayanad district she wages her militant struggle for tribal autonomy despite a fragmented support base.
The life story of ck janu is her autobiography work published in 2003.
Ck janu. You cannot retain your. In august 2001 landless tribal communities of kerala s wayanad district began a protest outside the state secretariat demanding cultivable land. Earlier janu had expressed her party adivasi gothra maha sabha s displeasure over the neglect and indifference shown by some senior bjp leaders towards their major demands.
Janu had to undergo imprisonment and face 75 cases filed against her. Janu latest news latest updates photos of c k. Kerala tribal leader ck janu who had quit the nda last month on wednesday joined the left democratic federation ldf the decision was taken at a state level meet in kozhikode.
But the agitation was a great success which resulted in the redistribution of over 4 000 hectares of land to nearly 10 000 tribal families who were landless. Courtesy ck janu today 19 february marks the anniversary of one of the most violent episodes in the history of adivasi rights movements in kerala. The news of the well known tribal leader ck janu s decision to contest along with the bjp in the coming assembly elections in kerala has left sections of the left deeply hurt.
If you join the system you will be gobbled up. Janadhipathya rashtriya sabha the political outfit formed by ck janu parted ways with the bjp led national democratic alliance in october. The reason cited by the tribal leader was negligence and.
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Ck janu born 1970 is an indian social activist. In 2016 she announced a new political party janathipahya rashtriya sabha and. She is also the leader of adivasi gothra maha sabha a social movement that has been agitating since 2001 for redistribution of land to the landless tribal people in kerala the movement has positioned itself under the aegis of the dalit adivasi action council.