Drive begins to clear encroachments near temples with Rath Yatra nearing kick off

With Rath Yatra two days away, the district administration has started massive eviction drive to remove illegal encroachers from near temples in the district recently amid tight security.

published on : 30th June 2022

ATR Kadar tribe eviction: NHRC issues summons to Tamil Nadu Chief Secretary, State submits report

A senior government official said that the Coimbatore collector conducted an inquiry and found no human-right violation and the tribal families were given title rights

published on : 4th June 2022

Lok Sabha secretariat asks estates officer to initiate eviction proceedings against CM Mann

The LS Secretariat said the occupation of the building by the former MP after April 13 is "unauthorised".

published on : 26th May 2022

Supreme Court dismisses plea to stop government's eviction drive in Chennai

According to sources, at least 40 families who were allotted houses in Perumbakkam returned to Greenways Road saying that the houses were damaged and devoid of amenities.

published on : 11th May 2022

Chennai eviction drive: CM MK Stalin assures new policy after protester sets himself ablaze

CM MK Stalin said that all Govindasamy Nagar residents will be allotted houses at resettlement sites being built in Mandaveli and Mylapore.

published on : 10th May 2022

58-year-old Chennai man dies of burns after he set himself ablaze to protest forced eviction

The eviction is being carried out based on the order of the Supreme Court in a case filed by a businessman, who owns a huge piece of land near Govindasamy Nagar. 

published on : 8th May 2022

CMC deputy mayor Damayanti gets IDCO’s eviction notice

Damayanti stays in the same slum with her mother. Sources said after her appointment as deputy mayor, a pucca house with a boundary wall is being constructed for her in the slum.

published on : 4th May 2022

With new SoP, Tamil Nadu looks to make evictions humane and dignified

Houses will not be demolished until the entire settlement is relocated, and private packers and movers have been engaged to help residents move for the first time in the city.

published on : 4th April 2022

Supreme Court directs Faridabad corporation to work with Railways 

Additional Solicitor General K M Nataraj, appearing for the Railways, told the bench that formal orders under the Public Premises (Eviction of Unauthorised Occupants)

published on : 22nd March 2022

No pucca house put Irular families in Vellakulam village at Arcot Taluk in trouble

Irular communities living near Vellakulam village in Arcot Taluk are living in dire conditions without basic facilities.

published on : 21st March 2022

Revenue dept reclaims Rs 50-crore property in capital leased in 1935 

The property was taken on lease by Hindu Mission, a charitable organisation that became defunct years ago.

published on : 25th February 2022

Bethel Nagar: Chennai administration seeks more time to evict residents

The students attending online classes are being affected by the disconnection, are demoralised, and have their future hit, the collector said.

published on : 29th January 2022

Chennai's Bethel Nagar residents protest against eviction

Women and children took part in the road roko after officials entered the area with earthmovers and demolition machines.

published on : 28th January 2022

Muslim body cries foul as Assam evicts illegal settlers from reserve forest 

Official sources said there was no resistance from the illegal settlers and the drive was peaceful.

published on : 8th November 2021

‘Unfortunate. Khun jameen par gir gaya’: HC on violence during Assam eviction drive

Earlier, a viral video showed a photographer, engaged by the Darrang administration, stomping on an injured. The incident had triggered a country-wide outrage.

published on : 7th October 2021
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