October 19, 2021 6:41 pm
Although the revenue department is yet to finish the survey, it was found that the encroachers have destroyed the catchment area of a lake which was meant to improve the groundwater and fill other lakes.
September 28, 2021 7:16 am
Around 236 acres in 114 lakes in the Bengaluru Urban district were recovered in the last two months, said Revenue Minister R Ashok.
July 16, 2021 9:49 am
The court gave the advice while listening to a PIL filed by a petitioner who alleged that the contractors engaged by the Tamil Nadu Road Development Corporation (TNRDC) were destroying the water ways and bodies in Padur for OMR Phase II project, near Chennai.
June 12, 2021 8:45 am
Action comes after the Supreme Court directed Faridabad municipal corporation to remove “all encroachments” in Aravalli forest region
January 10, 2021 2:50 am
The campaign will be run by the Municipal Corporation, HSVP and District Police under the leadership of the district administration.
July 16, 2020 10:31 am
A senior officer in the Rural Development Department admitted that “15 to 20 per cent ponds across the state are facing encroachment problem” that is either permanent or temporary.
June 05, 2020 8:39 pm
According to police, the accused in their submitted documents had forged signatures of famous dignitaries such as Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, Dr Rajendra Prasad, and Dr BR Ambedkar.
December 06, 2017 9:43 pm
The court's observations came on submissions of a Delhi resident that his wife and children were tortured because he had filed PILs against illegal encroachments
August 13, 2017 10:47 am
The petitioner placed before court the April 1966 notification issued by Delhi government's revenue department declaring uncultivated land of 'gaon sabha' as ridge area. The Delhi lieutenant governor in 1994 declared such land as reserved forest.
August 07, 2017 12:27 am
Earlier, the Congress had claimed the land was not being used for long by the trust, which had got its allotment. Thus, in collaboration with the trust, it was being used by the Pariyojana. One member of the self-help group had moved the court regarding the land.