2228 Kanals of land retrieved from Encroachments in Kupwara
Kupwara, Sep 15: District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir convened a meeting of Revenue officers here today to review the progress achieved under Jamabandi 2016-17, anti-encroachment drive and other revenue related matters.
Under anti-encroachment drive, 2228 Kanals of land both state land and kahcharie has been retrieved from encroachment in the district since last month, the meeting was informed.
Speaking on the occasion, the DDC congratulated the officers for their good performance in Jamabandi process and impressed upon them to speed up pace of work and ensure that all the 379 villages are covered under Jamabandi 2016-17 within the shortest possible period. He said that the work of Patwaris should properly be monitored on the spot.
The DDC also stressed upon the participants to intensify the drive against the encroachments so that all state land and kahcharai land which has been illegally occupied, is retrieved throughout the district. He said that no laxity and negligence will be tolerated in this regard