The Indians keep blocking the access to the Belo Monte dam !!
The Indians keep blocking the access to the Belo Monte dam
Tuesday, 1/8/2013, 21:04:30-updated 1/8/2013, 23:35:35
(Pictured: Thiago Araujo/daily)
The meeting of negotiation among the Indians of the juruna, the Northern Energy company representatives and the National Indian Foundation (Funai) to try to end the blockade of a road for access to the Belo Monte hydroelectric power plant, in Southwest Pará, ended without agreement.
The meeting, which lasted about four hours, the main impasse the request made by the Indians of r $ 300 thousand to environmental compensation.
The works in Pimental, one of the plant’s construction sites, remain stalled. However, the Indians released the entry of trucks of food for about a thousand workers who are still housed at the construction site.
The National Security Force reported that there were no incidents and records of violence so far.
This Wednesday (9) at 4:0 pm, the Indians and the Northern Energy representatives are to meet at the point where the road is blocked to try to reach an agreement.