26 illegal structures demolished in Munshiganj

Our Correspondent . Munshiganj | Published: 14:13, Feb 19,2019 | Updated: 14:41, Feb 19,2019


Munshiganj district administration demolishes illegal structures on government land in the town on Wednesday.-- New Age photo

At least 26 illegal establishments were demolished at Idrakpur of Munshiganj on Tuesday.

The eviction drive started at 10:00am and continued till 12:30am from.

Munshiganj assistant commissioner and executive magistrate Md Mahmudur Rahman led the drive.

Mahmudur said the illegal structures were built on the government lands.

On January 20, 2019, district administration issued a notice to the occupiers to move away but they continued to stay there.

The district administration conducted an eviction drive on Tuesday morning.

Ataur Rahman, owner of one of demolished structure, claimed that they had taken lease of land from the government and built shops there.

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