The carcass of a one-horned rhinoceros, allegedly killed by poachers, was detected by the forest…
Eviction drive against encroachers near Barpetaroad
District administration of Barpeta, with the help of police and local circle office staff, today conducted a major eviction drive in Saatbha eertoop near Barpeta Road. It can be mentioned that in 2002 the government allotted five bighas of land there to develop a public cremation ground. But the plot was encroached by some people of doubtful identity. For the past several years, local people were demanding action against those encroachers, but in vain.
At last, today administration pressed itself into action and encroachers evicted