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Livelihoods on the edge over relocation – the case of the Konnur High Road Settlement

Wed, 07/10/2015 - 16:11

The promise of a pucca house with an attached toilet and bathroom along with other facilities like running water connections, electricity, etc. would seem like a welcome idea for any resident of a slum without any of these basic facilities. But it is not so for the residents of Konnur High Road slum who have been asked by the Corporation to vacate their houses and relocate to the tenements of the Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board (TNSCB) in Ezhil Nagar.

Attempted Eviction at Konnur High Road Settlement: A Summary (May 2015, English)

Tue, 06/10/2015 - 20:19

Summary of the fact finding report regarding the eviction attempt detailing procedures followed by government and the violations of rights of the residents as a result of government action.

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