The Marginalisation of the Displaced of Kerala


  • Hemalatha K Christ University
  • Norvy K CHRIST(Deemed to be University), Bengaluru, India



Marginalisation in Displacement, Mental health


India implemented various projects for improving the quality of lives of its citizens. In Kerala, the Cochin International airport and ICTT of Vallarpadam are two major initiatives undertaken to boost the economy of the state; the cost of the initiative unfortunately includes displacement of people. The study aims to inquire into the marginalisation of displaced people of both these projects. The study identifies that the economic, social, psychological and political marginalisation faced by the displaced population could be avoided if measures are taken to address them prior to the displacement.


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