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Villagers block Yamuna expressway in Greater Noida

Press Trust of India  |  Noida 

The villagers, protesting against the demolition that took place on Saturday, got agitated after rumors of a similar drive reached them, and blocked the highway for nearly an hour.

Traffic was however restored when the agitators lifted the blockade after being pacified by local officials.

  

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Villagers block Yamuna expressway in Greater Noida

Angry over alleged razing of a temple wall during a demolition drive, residents of Gharbara village here blocked the traffic on the Yamuna expressway today.

The villagers, protesting against the demolition that took place on Saturday, got agitated after rumors of a similar drive reached them, and blocked the highway for nearly an hour.

Traffic was however restored when the agitators lifted the blockade after being pacified by local officials.

  
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