Jammu admin retrieves nearly 8 acres of prime state land


Authorities retrieved nearly eight acres of state land here allegedly encroached upon by influential persons.

“Continuing with the anti-encroachment drive, Jammu district administration today evacuated more than 63 kanals (nearly eight acres) prime state land worth crores of rupees at different places of the district,” an official said.

During a demolition drive, a team of revenue officers and police demolished three illegal structures including boundary walls and retrieved prime state land measuring 21 kanals in Deeli village near Tawi farm in Bishnah bridge, the officials said.