Srinagar, May 10: Receiving complaints about the encroachment of land, the Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan has directed official to act against those persons who have encroached the land especially in friends Colony Humhama here.
Sources privy to the development told Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that divisional commissioner has received many complaints regarding encroachment of land at different places particularly in Friends Colony Humhama.
They said that the complainants claimed that some persons having political influence have encroached land in Friends colony here and have urged him to take actions. Following the complaints, the Divisional Commissioner as per the sources has directed the concerned officials to take action against those who have encroached the land.
They further informed KNO that a major demolition drive will be launched in Friends Colony soon. Sources said that these complaints are pouring in since long but this time the complainants have directly approached the Divisional Commissioner, seeking his intervention into the matter.
They said that the officials concerned are currently gathering the facts regarding encroachment of land following which a report will be submitted before Divisional Commissioner for necessary action