Chief Minister Pushkar Singh DhamiImage Credit source: Tv9
Clarifying the situation regarding strong land law in the state, Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami has said that the government is fully prepared and committed to implement the land law in the state. He said that this proposal will be placed in the cabinet meeting soon. The Chief Minister said that respect for public sentiments is of paramount importance for our government.
In an informal conversation with media persons, Chief Minister Dhami said that the government has received the report of the committee constituted for land law. He said that soon this report will be placed in the cabinet meeting. He said that our government is committed to implementing strong land laws in the state in accordance with public sentiments.
According to the press note of Uttarakhand government, Dhami said, the state government is going to make a strict law regarding illegal encroachments on government and private land. Let us tell you that in the recent cabinet meeting, it was decided that those who commit illegal encroachment on government and private land will be punished with 10 years imprisonment. According to the state government, the process regarding this ordinance is going on.
Report not yet received from the commissioners
In the recommendations of the report submitted by the Subhash Kumar Committee to the state government regarding strong land law, the Secretary Revenue has sought a report from the commissioners of Garhwal and Kumaon divisions regarding the observation of the provisions of the local land law. The government has not yet received the report from the commissioners.