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Research Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences
Year : 2020, Volume : 11, Issue : 1
First page : ( 5) Last page : ( 13)
Print ISSN : 0975-6795. Online ISSN : 2321-5828.
Article DOI : 10.5958/2321-5828.2020.00002.9

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: mswer2016@gmail.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.


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