Cuttack: The eviction drive for the expansion of the SCB Medical College and Hospital continues today.
After the government buildings, atleast seven religious institutions is being pulled down on the Matru Bhawan Canal road from Hind Cinema Hall Square.
The Jaleswar temple, Trinath temple, Mahadev temple and Dhabaleswar temple on the Taladanda Canal Road has already been demolished.
Huge number of police personnel have been deployed in the area to avoid any untoward incident.
In the next phase the slum dwellers shall be evicted and relocated, informed Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) Deputy Commissioner Avinash Kumar Rout.