Nahan: Government owned land has been encroached on illegally by 25 persons. The encroached land has the market valued worth Rs 1.5 crore and spans in more than 1000 sq mts area in Naya Bazaar, Amarpur Mohalla and Lalkothi area of this town. This encroachment will be probed in by the district administration.
Additional Deputy Commissioner Sirmour Lokender Chauhan informed this and has vouched to take the matter seriously. He said that local Patwari has been ordered to identify the different illegally encroached areas. Similar probe would be launched against the errant officer who approved the construction after issuing NOC to the persons who were not legal owners of the land.