In Nainital district, due to the fear of the administration, people have themselves started removing encroachments from government land. The State Council Cell has been created for technical assistance to remove illegal encroachments.
The Pushkar Singh Dhami government of the state is going to clamp down on the outsiders working in and around various religious places in Uttarakhand. In fact, in the hilly areas and plains of Uttarakhand, land mafia from other states are coming here and buying land. Due to this, there is a danger of disturbing the law and order. To deal with all this, the BJP government is going to make the land law more stringent. At the same time, to rein in the outsiders working at various religious places of the state, a massive verification campaign is going to be conducted strictly.
Along with this, the state government has also decided to conduct background check of outsiders who buy land in Uttarakhand. Chief Minister Dhami also reviewed the encroachment on government land in a high-level meeting with the officials. So far, the state government has freed the possession of people of different religions on government land by demolishing hectare of forest land and illegal religious places. The government has decided that strict action will be taken on government land in any case. To free government land from encroachment, all government lands will have a separate unique number. All departments will make a register of their government land.
Satellite images will be taken from time to time of government land. A committee has been formed under the chairmanship of the District Magistrate to remove illegal encroachments. It will hold review meetings to remove encroachments from government land in the districts and get illegal encroachments removed. In Nainital district, due to the fear of the administration, people have themselves started removing encroachments from government land. The State Council Cell has been created for technical assistance to remove illegal encroachments.
At the state level, a committee has been formed under the chairmanship of the Chief Secretary to remove encroachments from government land. State and district level committees will monitor and review the action of the anti-encroachment campaign on a daily basis. At the divisional level, the divisional commissioner will monitor and review the verification campaign from the removal of encroachment from the government land. In this way, a three-tier monitoring and review system has been made to remove illegal encroachments. There will be regular verification of outsiders and tenants. All the departments should work in this work in coordination, for this all the departments will be in constant contact with each other.
The District Magistrate will submit his report to the Divisional Commissioner and the Divisional Commissioner to the Chief Secretary and the Chief Secretary to the Chief Minister on regular basis regarding the verification campaign and removal of encroachment campaign. In this way concrete arrangements have been made to tighten the screws on illegal occupants. Instructions have been given to the District Magistrates that no fake certificate of permanent residence of any person should be made. If any discrepancy is found, there is a provision to punish the guilty officer for this. The state government will soon issue a mandate to remove illegal encroachment on government land.
Campaign will run for enemy property, CM said – no occupation under the guise of religion
The state government will launch a massive marking campaign to locate enemy properties. The District Magistrates of all the 13 districts of the state will soon take possession of the enemy properties of their respective districts and prepare a blueprint of the projects on PPD mode and hand them over to the state government and the government will work to make projects on them. Chief Minister Dhami says that no one will be allowed to occupy government land under the guise of religion. In this regard, the state government has constituted a task force. The verification drive has been launched in full swing. Those who come from outside and buy land in the state will be thoroughly investigated.