Govt vacates 7 govt buildings from illegal occupants in Rajouri
Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir administration cracked down on illegal occupants of government buildings and vacated seven of them from encroachers in Rajouri district, officials said on Friday.
A team of the district administration vacated a school building and a Panchayat Ghar in Rajouri town, they said.
A portion of Government High School in Chowdhary Nar and a Panchayat building in Dhanore Loharan were under illegal encroachment in the district.
“The portion of the school building was locked by the contractor over a payment issue but the administration got it vacated and handed over the building portion to school for use,” said district administration officials.
A team of the district administration headed by Rajouri Tehsildar Mohammad Rafiq removed the illegal structure and got the Panchayat building vacated from the illegal occupants.
A total of seven government buildings, including a Panchayat Ghar, Anganwari centres, and schools have been vacated by the district administration headed by Rajouri Deputy Commissioner Rajesh K Shavan, they said.
The Deputy Commissioner has already issued directions to all the field functionaries to identify such government buildings so that the administration can get the same vacated.