anti-encroachment drive

Pragati Maidan slums razed; many homeless

Residents say they woke up to the rumble of JCBs around 4 am and were shocked to see people preparing to take their houses down.

published on : 2nd June 2023

Anti-encroachment drive: Uttarakhand govt changes tack after finding temples on forest land

The government had planned to remove all encroachments on forest land. But subsequent surveys revealed that apart from 'Mazars' (Muslim shrines), many ancient temples also stand on the forest land. 

published on : 23rd April 2023

Huge chunks of land freed in J&K encroachment drive 

In the recently released J&K Economic survey, the Lt Governor administration gad revealed that 22.40 lakh kanal of government land was under encroachment. 

published on : 3rd April 2023