GUWAHATI, Feb 10 � Officials from the Kamrup Metro district administration and the Police conducted a series of raids last night at various places across the city and seized dumpers and JCBs allegedly used by miscreants for illegal earth-cutting in the hills around the city.
The raids were conducted based on information received from sources and were done following directions from Dr M Angamuthu, Kamrup Metro DC, said an official statement.
Additional DC Rajib Prakash Barua and the circle officers of Guwahati and Azara led the action at various locations under Azara, Gorchuk and Jalukbari police station areas.
A total of four dumpers and one JCB were seized during the raids. They were allegedly used by miscreants for earth-cutting in the hills during night hours. Sources said such raids are expected to be conducted in other parts of the city in the days to come.