55 kanals of govt land retrieved from encroachers in Shopian

SHOPIAN, JULY 26: 55 Kanals of Kahcharai and State land were today evicted from encroachers during an anti-encroachment drive in the tehsil Shopian.

A team headed by Tehsildar, Shopian conducted the drive in Palpora, Kaprin and Rai villages of Shopian, during which 55 kanals of Kahcharia and State land were retrieved besides 16 upcoming shops along with two complexes, that were at plinth level, were also demolished at Palpora.

Pertinently in the last two months more than four hundred kanals of Kahcharai and State land has been evicted from encroachers in the Tehsil along with demolition of a number of structures.

Tehsil has framed a village level plan of eviction of encroachment on State and Kahcharai land to safeguard the public property.