Eviction Drive in Old Bhubaneswar ahead of Rukuna Rath Yatra

Bhubaneswar, March 26: The eviction drive carried out by the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) in Old Town area of Odisha capital a day before the Rukuna Rath Yatra of Lord Lingaraj has upset the residents and shopkeepers during the festive season. 

The shops, warehouses, and other commercial establishments constructed on encroached land were demolished in Seetal Sasthi road and Ratha Danda near Lingarak temple today in presence of the IIC, and BDA Enforcement Officer.