The community of indigenous peoples of the north demands 30 million rubles from Norilsk Nickel

The arbitration of the Krasnoyarsk Territory received a multimillion-dollar claim from the family (tribal) community of the indigenous peoples of the north “Katyginsky”. The defendant in the case is PJSC Mining and Metallurgical Company Norilsk Nickel. The application has so far been left without movement due to shortcomings, reports IA REGNUM.

The lawsuit for 30 million rubles went to court in early May 2022, but so far has been left without progress. On June 23, 2022, the case file received a statement from the plaintiff, the details of which have not yet been disclosed.

The dispute is about damages,caused to the environment due to pollution of waters and damage to land temporarily owned by the community, violation of the right to preserve cultural traditions, the traditional way of life and crafts of the indigenous peoples of the North “Katyginsky”, hunting and fishing, reindeer husbandry, as well as the current and future technogenic impact on the leased community…

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