Advisor Bhatnagar reviews performance of Revenue Deptt
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JAMMU: Advisor, Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar on Friday reviewed the overall performance of Revenue Department and progress on Digital India Land Records Modernization Programme (DILRMP), here.
The meeting was attended by Financial Commissioner Revenue, Shaleen Kabra and other concerned officials of the revenue department. Advisor Bhatnagar stressed upon the officials that the process of digitisation of Land records under DILRMP should be accelerated as it will bring transparency in land record holdings besides help in facilitating the general public for getting revenue documents smoothly.
The Advisor impressed upon the officials to prepare a proper roadmap and action plan for successful implementation of DILRMP in entire J&K besides proper mechanism of checks and balances should be put in place before the digitisation of entire revenue records.
The Advisor further directed the officials to fill in the vacancies of Tehsildars and Naib Tehsildars at the earliest.
Shaleen Kabra informed that till date 660.41 Lakh (6,60,40,740) Revenue Documents (99.08%) have been scanned and preserved in a retrievable form as legacy data base against a target of 666.54 lakh (6,66,54,828) while 52,014 Old Village Revenue Maps (Mussavis) (97.57%) have been scanned and preserved in retrievable form out of a total 53,311 under the DILRMP.