HC orders eviction of encroachers close to Buckingham Canal

Dismisses a review petition by 90 residents of R.A. Puram

The Madras High Court on Tuesday dismissed a review petition filed by 90 residents of Elango Street at Govindasamy Nagar in Raja Annamalaipuram against a judicial order passed on February 19 last year to evict all of them from pucca houses constructed close to the Buckingham Canal and resettle them in Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board tenements.

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