Payments for land acquisition of Srinagar roads reviewed

SRINAGAR: District Development Commissioner Srinagar on Monday held a meeting of Collectors of Land Acquisition to accelerate the process of land acquisition and review payments for compensation to the land owners.
It was given out that Rs 7 crore have been provided to the collector Syed Mirak Shah Road and it was revealed that Rs 4 crore have been disbursed among the owners whose structures have been acquired. Similarly, disbursement for Khanyar- Zadibal-Pandach Road, and Jehangir Chowk-Karan Nagar-SKIMS road was also reviewed. Concerned collectors were directed to expedite the process of acquisition and disbursement so that the bottlenecks are removed.
In addition to it, Rs 3 crores have been provided to the collector concerned for payment to the land owners of Pantha chowk thus, aggregating a total provision of Rs 16 crores for the said purpose.