Agitation against encroachments near Kottai Mariamman Temple
A group of people congregated and agitated the traffic by jamming the Thali - hosur road for about couple of hours and requesting to retrieve government land near Kottai Mariamman temple, which is at present being intruded by real estate lords.
As the road blocking continued for more than two hours, the concerned officials gradually started acting on the issue and it was the police, who reacted first on this dispute.
Deputy Superintend of Police, along with Inspector of Police belonging to hosur Town and HUDCO Police Superintendent came to the spot and convinced the crowd to vindicate the road. When the crowd did not react, Thahsildar appeared at the spot and requested the people to furnish their demand in writing. Later, the crowd went in a march and met the DRO of hosur and gave a compliant. The letter interprets that survey No's: 701 to 706 belong to government land as per the records. But some of the real estate developers have trespassed the land and have made fake records and making an effort to vend the same.
As relic like gold coins and other olden days paraphernalia are being recovered from this area. So the government has to recover the lands from the real estate developers and mete out to Archeological department to conduct additional research on the same.