HP to take up issue of encroachment by J&K in NZC
HT NEWS NETWORK
Simla, March 7: The Himachal Pradesh government will take up the issue of illegal encroachment by the Jammu Kashmir government in Chamba district before the Northern Zonal Council, State Revenue Minister Mahender Singh Thakur informed the assembly on Monday.
Replying to a query of Congress member Asha Kumari, Thakur said around 16,952 bigha land in Chamba district was illegally encroached by the Jammu and Kashmir.
Besides, Jammu Kashmir had illegally occupied nine-kilometre roads, a police post and some tourism structures that were constructed by the district administration in bordering areas.