Anantnag: Taking strong note regarding encroachment of state land in pahalgam, A team of Revenue and PDA department under the supervision of Tehsildar Sallar drive against the land encroachers at Mavoora pahalgam area and retrieved about 6 Kanals of state land from the hoteliers who encroached the said land and destroyed standing wallas over it here in pahalgam area of south kashmirs Anantnag District.
According to official sources on the directions of Deputy Commissioner Anantnag an anti-encroachment drive was launched on Monday morning in Mavoora pahalgam area, under the supervision of Tehsildar Sallar Shakeel Ahmad comprising with SHO Pahalgam and PDA employees were also present in the drive.
Sources said that during the demolition drive at Mavoora Pahalgam at least 6 kanals of state land were retrieved from the encroaches, added that the encraochers had illegally built walls on state land and encroached which have been demolished by the authorities, he said
Meanwhile talking to Daily Uqab Tehsildar Sallar said that the administration warned the hoteliers in its jurisdiction to not indulge in any illegal encroachment in area. Added that the anti-encroachment drive shall continue in future also and the encroachers have been asked to remove the encroachments voluntarily to avoid any administrative action.