Sunday, Feb 05, 2023

demolition drive


Varaccha MLA intervenes, SMC halts demolition drive; allows more time

December 08, 2022 6:05 am

Officials of SMC Varachha zone were undertaking demolition activities near Savji Korat Bridge at the Natvarnagar area in Varachha against illegally constructed shops and residential properties.

Anti-encroachment drive: Shops, illegal structures demolished in Gurgaon’s Palam Vihar

December 06, 2022 11:09 am

Officials in the enforcement team said the drive in Gurgaon was carried out following complaints received on the chief minister’s grievance portal.

Families on Prayagraj ‘list’ dread bulldozer shadow

June 15, 2022 3:30 pm

Lecturer Aqeel Abbas Rizvi is among the 92 held so far by the Prayagraj police.

Delhi: Over 60 farmhouses along Yamuna floodplains demolished by Noida Authority

June 03, 2022 8:14 am

Last month, nearly a dozen illegal structures were brought down by Noida Authority as part of an anti-encroachment drive in the Nagla Nagli area. A similar drive is likely to take place next week, officials said.

PM Awas house geotagged 5 times, last payment made week before bulldozer demolished it

May 15, 2022 6:46 am

First notice of encroachment sent only after 4 rounds of geotagging; officials say that was by ‘third agency’; Collector silent on why, how payments made

Delhi: Demolition drives continue, Meherchand market is spared

May 12, 2022 8:00 am

The drive in Lodhi Colony and Meharchand market on Wednesday afternoon saw Rajpal Singh, the SDMC chairman, reach the main market along with other MCD officials, where they informed that they want to clear the encroachment in the area.

Days after Jahangirpuri demolition drive, residents look for a sense of normalcy – amid heavy security

April 23, 2022 10:29 pm

The main road is barricaded on both ends, with several personnel deployed on the road and standing guard at some of the gates that lead into the bylanes. Pedestrians were allowed past the barricades, but not vehicles.

Bulldozing justice

April 20, 2022 12:04 pm

Tavleen Singh writes: What we saw in Khargone was the law of the jungle

Haryana: Under demolition shadow, Khori village on the boil, residents and police clash

June 30, 2021 8:25 pm

Tension has been rife in Khori since the Supreme Court, on June 7, directed the Municipal Corporation of Faridabad (MCF) to “take all essential measures to remove encroachments on the subject forest land without any exception”.

Punjab: Congress MLA ‘stops’ demolition drive, Sidhu says will talk to him

June 16, 2018 1:07 am

As per Sidhu’s directives, the MC team reached Kala Sanghia Road around 3:30 pm. When a wall (illegally built) of a shop was being pulled down, Rinku reached the spot and got the work stopped.