New Delhi, May 10: A demolition drive was conducted in Delhi’s New Friends Colony. Bulldozers rolled into New Friends Colony and Mangolpuri amid heavy security arrangements, a day after the demolition drive in Shaheen Bagh.
South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) is carrying out the first phase of the demolition drive from May 4 to May 13 in several parts of South Delhi.
Commenting on the anti-encroachment drive on Monday, Rajpal Singh, Chairman, Central Zone, SDMC said that encroachment will be removed from Delhi without making any distinction between poor and rich.
He said the expenses incurred by SDMC to remove the encroachment will be compensated by the property owners.
Massive protests from local residents were witnessed in Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh area on Monday as bulldozers rolled into the area for an anti-encroachment drive conducted by the SDMC.
On Monday, local residents of Shaheen Bagh in the national capital protested as bulldozers rolled into the area for an anti-encroachment drive conducted by the SDMC.