Varachha: 448 structures were removed from the railway land near the station. Surat News – Times of India

Surat: A total of 448 houses and other structures were removed by the railway authorities from the railway land near Surat railway station. Varachha area on Wednesday. slums of Ashok Nagar The nearby railway line was developed over the years.
Recently, the Railways had removed the slums around the railway line in the Sahara Darwaza area.
Railway officials will put up fencing around the area to ensure that the land is not encroached upon again. Railway officials had given notice to the people to remove the encroachment.
A total of 10 earthmovers were used to remove the encroachment. More than 350 personnel including railway officials, engineering staff, railway protection force and the Government Railway Police, were on duty to execute the operation.
The campaign started in the early hours of Wednesday. events of stone peltingRailway properties near the slums were reported to have been looted or damaged in the past. The slums around the railway line were also used for bootlegging and ganja smuggling.