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SRINAGAR: Custodian General J&K, Ajaz Ahmad Bhat Wednesday reviewed the functioning of Evacuee Property Department Kashmir during a meeting here today.
Custodian Evacuee Property Kashmir, all Deputy Custodians, besides all Field Inspectors of Kashmir Division were present in the meeting.
The Custodian Evacuee Property Kashmir apprised the Custodian General regarding revenue realization, removal of encroachments, illegal occupations besides status of ongoing /proposed projects to be taken for execution.
The Custodian General while reviewing the functioning Evacuee Property Department appreciated the officers and field functionaries of the department for recovery of Rs. 4008.68 lakh during the year 2017-18 in both divisions including a compensation amount of Rs. 21.42 crore which was pending before concerned Collectors since long. Further an amount of Rs. 430.92 lakh has been recovered as against the target of Rs. 1398.50 lakh for the year 2018-19 in respect of Kashmir Division till date.