Joint squad of BDA and BMC conducted eviction drive
Bhubaneswar: A joint squad of Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) and Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) conducted an eviction drive at Unit-III near Kharavela Nagar in the city on Thursday.
According to sources, five asbestos houses, constructed occupying 80 decimal government land, were demolished in the drive. Similarly, three houses, one diary shop and two shops were also demolished at Plot no-1845 in Baramunda area.
The move came after the Revenue Inspector identified that the government land has been illegally occupied by some common people and alerted the BDA, BMC and district administration about the same.
The eviction drive was carried out in the presence of BDA Liasoning Officer Subhransu Sekhar Mohanty and other officials of BMC and district administration, sources said.