FCR reviews digitization of Land Records under DILRM programme

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JAMMU: Financial Commissioner Revenue, Dr. Pawan Kotwal, reviewed the progress on writing and updating of Jamabandis as part of the digitization of Land Records under Digital India Land Records Modernization Programme (DILRMP) here on Thrusday.
He took a detailed review of the progress made in 12, out of 22 Tehsils of the District.
The progress of digitization of land records was reviewed in North, Bhalwal, Jammu South, Bahu, Mandal, Arnia, Bishnah, Jammu, Jammu West, Nagrota and Dansal.
It was apprised that out of 400 Jamabandis, 216 have been updated and deposited, 26 digitized, while 184 are pending. The remaining Jamabandis are under progress and would be completed in due course.
Speaking at the meeting, the FCR directed the concerned officers and revenue officers to meet the deadline and complete the digitization process at the earliest, so that all the scanned documents were updated.
He appreciated the work of the writing and updation of Jamabandies, which had been completed and stressed on the Tehsils, lagging behind to gear up the pace of work to achieve the set target.
Dr. Kotwal directed the officials to ensure all required support to the concerned for expediting the process of scanning further for its timely completion.
He said that the Revenue land records play an important role in all developmental activities of different allied departments, so Jamabandis written and updated should be error free.
Dr. Kotwal further asked the concerned officials to ensure monitoring of the data to create an error free digitized record within the stipulated time frame.
The meeting was attended by ADC, Dr Tahir Firdous; Regional Director, Dr Mushtaq Ahmad; ACR, Vijay Kumar; SDM North, Satish Kumar; SDM South, Shrikant; besides Tehsildars, Naib Tehsildars and officials of the concerned department.