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AP-Telangana battle gets personal: GHMC demolishes AP DGP’s house

Deepening the acrimony between the AP and TS governments, the Greater Hyderabad Telangana High Court ensured demolition of a portion of AP DGP’s house at Prashasan Nagar in Jubilee Hills, stating that the top cop had encroached a part of the GHMC park land, adjacent to his house.
 
The DGP employed workers for the demolition after receiving notices regarding the same for a third time, despite securing a status quo order from the High Court earlier in the day.  The GHMC officials said that the DGP built the compound wall of his house in the park land. They also told the court that the DGP got approval for building G+1 but built a three-storeyed building, which he later got regularised. 
 
Taking strong cognisance of the demolition matter, the High Court faulted the GHMC officials for ordering the DGP to remove the encroachment within 24 hours even when draggin