Govt Orders Preservation, Protection Of Migrant Property

Abandoned Pandit house in Kashmir | File Pic

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha on Saturday issued instructions to the administration to preserve and protect Kashmiri migrants’ immovable property and removal of encroachments there from.

The directions were passed by the Administrative Council which met under the chairmanship of LG here on Saturday, an official spokesperson said. To streamline the preservation and protection efforts, he said, the AC also approved the proposal of Revenue Department to confer powers of Commissioners upon the Deputy Commissioners of Kashmir Division under the Agrarian Reforms Act.

“Further, the Department of Disaster Management, Relief, Rehabilitation, and Reconstruction was directed to develop an online portal for facilitating migrants to apply for correction of records, demarcation and removal of encroachments, and alienation by way of fraud or distress. The disposal of such applicants has also been made time-bound under the Public Services Guarantee Act,” he said.

Be Part of Quality Journalism

Quality journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce and despite all the hardships we still do it. Our reporters and editors are working overtime in Kashmir and beyond to cover what you care about, break big stories, and expose injustices that can change lives. Today more people are reading Kashmir Observer than ever, but only a handful are paying while advertising revenues are falling fast.

ACT NOW
MONTHLYRs 100
YEARLYRs 1000
LIFETIMERs 10000

CLICK FOR DETAILS


Observer News Service

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

KO SUPPLEMENTS