Digitization of land records a revolutionary step in good governance: DC Pulwama
PULWAMA:.Deputy Commissioner (DC) Pulwama, Baseer ul Haq Choudhary on Monday said that the digitization of revenue records is a revolutionary step in good governance initiatives.
The DC inspected Jamabandi Digitization Centres in the district.
During inspection, the DC said that digitization is imperative for streamlining the revenue records and making them easily accessible to the public through online based platforms.
He reviewed the progress on implementation of the Land Records Modernization Programme.
ACR Pulwama, Ajaz Ahmad Shah informed in detail the digitization programmes including safe custody of revenue documents, data entry, digitization of maps, Jamabandi and updation with latest mutation records.
The DC said that the comprehensive digitization would ensure better land record management that will enhance the district’s overall land record maintenance forever.
The DC inspected various sections of the Land Records Office and enquired about computerization and directed for its proper maintenance.
The DC said that Jamabandi was a challenging task and directed for keeping it properly up to date and well maintained and stressed upon officers and staff to complete the process of digitization of records in fixed timelines.