Over 1,000 homeless as 215 slums demolished in Gujarat
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Last Updated: Saturday, May 15, 2010, 18:13
Vadodara: Over 1,000 people became homeless after the municipal corporation here demolished 215 slums at Ektanar on the Ajwa road on the outskirt of the city on Saturday.

The anti-encroachment squad of Vadodara Municipal Corporation took the help of police in carrying out demolition, sources in the corporation said.

The land is acquired for construction and widening of the ring road upto the national highway passing through this area.

The slum dwellers tried to resist the move but were overpowered by the police.


First Published: Saturday, May 15, 2010, 18:13

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