GUWAHATI, June 13 - The Kamrup Metro district administration today carried out a major eviction drive at the Rupnagar locality of the city and removed encroachments from an area of around five bighas of government land.
Around one bigha of the land freed from encroachment had been given to the Arunachal Pradesh government for construction of the Arunachal Pradesh Guest House.
After today�s drive, the land freed from encroachment was handed back to the representatives of the Arunachal Pradesh government.
Around 154 illegal structures constructed in the area by some local organisations were removed during the drive. Local police also assisted the administration in the eviction drive.