Dimapur, September 12: Land Revenue Department has directed that all Government Departments/Agencies in possession of land to obtain Land Patta within a period of 6 month of issue of this Office Memorandum along with a copy of countersigned Survey Map which should be held in the records of the Department/Agency.
Moreover, Government Departments/Agencies should secure lands from possible encroachment by way of construction of security fencing/boundary walls.
The adherence to instructions contained in the Office Memorandum will be reviewed after lapse of the stipulated period.
Land Revenue Department, in an office memorandum, has stated that it had come to the notice of the Government, that during the past few years, instances of encroachment of lands held by various Government Departments/Agencies have been increasing resulting in considerable loss of Government land.
Further, numerous instructions have been issued from time to time for proper management, maintenance and security of Government lands held by various Government Departments/Agencies in the State.
(Page News Service)