Will look into the matter: DC
Srinagar, Jun 08: The locals of Zainkaote on Thursday said that some land brokers have encroached the state land (Kacharai) in the area while the authorities are acting as mute spectators.
The locals informed KNS that the state land under Khasra 619 has been encroached, filled and fenced under darkness in front of Hr Secondary School Zainakote by land brokers.
They also said that the land at opposite Ahilihadees Masjid, Zainakote in which PHE Water Pump (lying defunct) is located has also encroached and fenced by the blue eyed persons along with the Pump.
Residents alleged that the Tehsildar Central Shalteng has so far acted as mute spectator with taking no action against the encroachers.
Deputy Commissioner (DC) Srinagar, Farooq Ahmad Lone told KNS that he will look into the matter. “Strict action will be taken against the person who has or will encroach the state land,” he said. (KNS)