Medha Patkar: A noted environmentalist, Medha Patkar has actively participated in several agitations in support of project-affected-people. She was the driving force behind the Narmada Bachao Andolan, and is the founder of National Alliance of People's Movement (NAPN), the umbrella organization raising the plight of displaced people whom the state hasn't rehabilitated. In 2014, Patkar joined the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and contested unsuccessfully from Mumbai North-East constituency. However, she resigned later from the party following the expulsion of founder members Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan. Currently, she is spearheading, Ghar banao, Ghar bachao andolan in Maharashtra.