BDA court serves notices to Sura Baba

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Development Authority (ODA) Court of the Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) on Monday served notices to Sura Baba alias Surendra Mishra, former head of Trahi Achyut ashram, and 20 others on illegal construction of houses and temples at Jhinti on the outskirts of the city.

The court issued three notices to Sura Baba asking him to depose before it on October 28.

It may be mentioned that the Balipatna tehsildar, during investigation, had found illegal construction of over 100 houses and some temples on government land near Trahi Achyut Ashram which come under BDA jurisdiction.