SAVE-INTL, In Collaboration With Pacific Rim Voices, Rehabilitate Defunct Panjanteertee Village Water Well

 

Well Drilling Team Cleaning Damaged Panjanteertee Drinking Water Borewell With Compressed Air

Panjanteertee is at the end of a hard to find country road in a remote area of Tiruporuur Block, Kanchipuram District, Tamilnadu. No buses stop there. It is a 100% Parayar Caste Hamlet and the land around it is very heavy with clay: terrible soil for agriculture. Uninhabited until about 30 years ago when the CPI political party worked successfully to have the village relocated from land they were said to be “squatting” on ( i.e. had no legal right to under laws administered by local Upper Caste dominated government, police, and judges.)

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