ANTI ENCROACHMENT DRIVE

  • MP: Congress woman leader beaten up by police June 7, 2013

    Morena: A local woman Congress leader was allegedly roughed up by women Constables on Thursday when she protested against removal of encroachments in Morena, eyewitnesses said, but officials feigned ignorance about the incident. According to eyewitnesses, Urmila Gurjar, President of Morena district Congress women's wing, was dragged and beaten up by...
  • UP: Education Minister opposes anti-encroachment drive March 4, 2013

    New Delhi: A Uttar Pradesh minister has sparked controversy by opposing the anti-encroachment drive by Gonda district authorities. Minister of State for Secondary Education Vinod Kumar Singh has accused district authorities of harassing people. The District Magistrate though said that the programme was in compliance with High Court's orders. Singh was dropped...
  • Daughter of hawker who died during Dhoble raid dies January 21, 2013

    Mumbai: The daughter of the hawker who died during an antiencroachment drive led by Mumbai ACP Vasant Dhoble too died on Sunday of a heart attack. Radha Jaiswal had been admitted to the KEM hospital after the death of her father. Her brother told reporters, "When my sister came to know...
  • Delhi: Antiencroachment protest turns violent September 29, 2012

    New Delhi: A protest against an antiencroachment drive in the Jwalapuri area near the Udyog Nagar metro station in west Delhi turned violent on Saturday as the locals clashed with the police. The police resorted to lathicharge to disperse the mob. Eyewitnesses said that the police also fired tear gas shells...