Socio-Economic Impact of Hydroelectricity Dams Construction: A Case Study of Thoyee village in Manipur
Dr. Swer Markynti1,*, Themhelwon2
1Post Doctoral Fellow-UGC, Department of Geography, NEHU-Shillong
2Civil Service Student, Study Center-Alternative Learning System, Shalimar Place-New Delhi
*Corresponding Author Email: email@example.com
Online published on 27 April, 2020.
Dams construction has direct and indirect impact on the people and environment as well as the entire lifestyle of the affected people. Such developmental projects not only affect the tribal ecosystem but also the natural ecosystem. The study will try to examine the impact and consequences of Mapithel dam on the livelihood of the people in the study area.
Dams, development, lifestyle, ecosystem, tribal, livelihood.