eviction drive

Eviction drive to clear 450 hectares of forest land underway in Assam's Lakhimpur

More than 500 families have been affected in the drive to clear 450 hectares of land under Pavo reserved forest, with 200 hectares being targeted in the first phase today.

published on : 10th January 2023

Odisha Hockey World Cup: BMC holds on 'beautification' drive as protests erupt against eviction

The agitators, under the banner of All Odisha Roadside Vendors' Association, alleged that BMC conducted massive eviction without any prior notice or arrangement for rehabilitation.

published on : 23rd December 2022

Eviction drive begins in Assam's Nagaon amid tight security

The district administration had served notices to over 1,000 families of alleged encroachers in October to clear the land.

published on : 19th December 2022

Odisha: Assault on police force during eviction drive, five held

As many as five persons were arrested for attacking personnel of Raghunathpur police during an eviction drive at Bhasilpur village on Saturday. 

published on : 11th September 2022

SMC begins eviction drive, illegal structures to be razed in Sambalpur

The Sambalpur Municipal Corporation (SMC) has started an anti-encroachment drive for demolishing illegal structures.

published on : 3rd September 2022

Hosur Municipal Corporation in Tamil Nadu suspends eviction drive after vendors' protest

The vendors alleged that the civic body did not serve formal notice but made announcements over the megaphone.

published on : 13th July 2022

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

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

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