BARAMULLA, JUNE 20: In a bid to comply with the directions of High Court regarding the axing of Russian poplars, Additional Deputy Commissioner Baramulla today convened a meeting of officers here. Assistant Commissioner Revenue, SDMs, Tehsildars and various other District and Sectoral officers were present in the meeting.
While stressing upon the officers for enhancing the speed of the process, the ADC said that these poplars should be axed within stipulated time so as to avoid any nuisance within the District. He also urged upon the Tehsildars and officers from Social Forestry Department to pace up the axing of these poplars especially at public places and other places of public importance.
Earlier the ADC reviewed the progress of encroachment removal from Jhelum embankments and encroachment on state land. He also reviewed the progress on Girdwari and Jamahbandi of the land records.
Also various revenue related cases were discussed during the meeting.
2015 Kashmir Despatch