As Delhi braced for chilly days ahead, hundreds were left without a roof over their heads after 500 slums were demolished by the Railways on Saturday.
A minor child was also allegedly killed during the anti-encroachment drive by the Railway police. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal condemned the act and has said that he was not aware of the demolitions.
The railways has stated that they issued a notice 9 months ago and gave continuous notice. The railways plans to build a railway terminal in the area.