GITAM encroached govt land worth Rs 800 crore: MLA Gudivada Amarnath
YSRCP Anakapalle MLA Gudivada Amarnath on Saturday stated that management of the GITAM encroached the varsity’s adjoining government land worth Rs 800 crore in Visakhapatnam. Addressing the media, Amarnath alleged that several TDP leaders have grabbed government lands in the port city. He stated that the AP government had formed an SIT to probe encroachment of government lands in Visakhapatnam. Based on the SIT report, officials have demolished illegal structures in the land encroached by the GITAM, he mentioned. Meanwhile, RDO P Kishore said structures in encroached land were cleared after obtaining a court order.