encroachment News

Encroachment cleared from over 2,000 km of roads: Supreme Court

“Look at the extent — 2,280 km of encroachment. That’s the whole distance from Delhi to Kanyakumari,” said Justice Madan B Lokur.

Protecting Pune’s Urban Forests: A decade of increasing encroachments, stuttering efforts and withheld funds

While the forest department in the city started constructing a boundary wall almost a decade ago, it has only been able to construct the wall for a area of 44 km till now.

Chandigarh Housing Board to appoint consultant to assess structural stability of need-based changes made by occupants

The committee which has been constituted under the chairmanship of CHB secretary would further review the consultant’s report and recommend where all need-based changes needs to be permitted

Encroachments on Charkop mangrove area cleared

As many as 180 hutments were demolished during the drive, which included several houses, commercial structures and two temples.


Bhubaneswar: 26 years on, encroachment by crorepati MLA razed

Twenty-six years after Sanatan Mahakud, then an alleged small-time local don, illegally encroached on five acres of reserve forest land, the bulldozers moved in to flatten the compound walls around it on Friday.

Adviser orders anti-encroachment drive at Sector 26 grain market

Adviser to Administrator Vijay Dev visited the mandi Tuesday, where he learnt that there were no specific agencies to remove encroachments from the mandi.

HC raps Ashok Chavan, Dardas for misuse of office

Former CM allegedly helped the Dardas regularise land that was ‘encroached’ upon in Yavatmal.

Action likely against those who misused wakf land

The wakf land is meant for charitable work.

Sector 49 residents complain of poor sanitation, encroachment ; allege inaction

A lot of commodities being sold at the shops lie outside, leaving very less space to walk.

Barewala Awana: MC wakes up, serves notices on 198 households

Generations of families living in village since Independence; civic body is now to pull down ‘encroachments’, but drive cancelled on Tuesday.