Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Topic: Demolition drives

“Buildings belonging to particular community brought down as exercise of ethnic cleansing?” asks HC on Nuh demolitions

While staying the demolition drive carried out by the Haryana authorities in violence-hit Nuh and Gurugram, the Punjab & Haryana High Court observed that whether the buildings belonging to a particular community in Nuh and Gurgaon are being brought down by the authorities under the guise of law and order problem and an exercise of “ethnic cleansing is being conducted by the State.”

Days after violence, shanties, houses, shops of Muslims demolished in Haryana’s Nuh

The authorities demolished scores of houses, shops and other structures of Muslims in Haryana’s Nuh district, days after the violence broke out in the state killing six people, including two home guards and a mosque imam.

Historic mosque, temples, dargahs razed down in Gujarat’s Dahod for Smart City initiative

The Dahod Smart City administration on Saturday demolished Nagina Masjid, a century-old mosque, along with seven other places of worship as part of a...

Assam: 2,500 Bengali Muslim families go homeless as govt launches demolition drive, two mosques among bulldozed

Authorities in Assam’s Sonitpur district on Tuesday launched a drive to evict over 2,500 families. Most of the persons living in the area are Bengali-speaking Muslims and have been primarily engaged in cultivation.

“We are going to stay in this rubble only,” say Mehrauli residents

For Aftab Alam, a specially-abled social worker in Delhi’s Mehrauli area, losing his home was one of the most devastating moments of his life.

“Will you dig up my courtroom in the name of the probe?”: Gauhati HC on demolishing Muslim houses

The Gauhati High Court on Thursday slammed the police for demolishing the homes of the five Muslim men accused of setting fire to the Batadrava Police Station in Assam Nagaon’s district.