Wednesday, February 22, 2012
News Article: Illegal encroachment over pond removed
R S PURA : On the directions of District Development Commissioner (DDC) Jammu Sanjeev Verma the Sub Divisional Magistrate (SDM) Ashwani Khajuria removed the illegal encroachment of pond in village Birla. The SDM went to the village alongwith Tehsildar R S Pura and SDPO and removed encroachment over10 kanals of pond land which was illegally occupied by the people.
SDM said that during recent public meeting (Janata Durbar) DDC Jammu, the people had raised an issue of illegal occupation of village ponds which created shortage of water and loss of moisture from the land. On the directions of DDC the drive against the illegal encroachment has was intitiated. SDM appealed to the people to vacate illegally encroached ponds otherwise the administration will resort to demolition of structures on these ponds.
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