Locals in Maharashtra protesting
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Locals challenge plans for nuclear site in India

The Indian state of Maharashtra has a vast coastline, home to many fishing villages and farming communities.

Approximately 100 kilometres of this coastline has now been earmarked for major power generating projects by the government, including a nuclear power plant.

The BBC's Nidhi Dutt visited the planned project site and spoke to locals about their concerns.

  • 07 Jan 2011