Revenue official Injured during encroachment drive, hospitalized

Baramulla, Nov 23: An official of the revenue department was injured on Thursday when land grabbers attacked the officials while they were removing the encroachment on state and flood land in Sheeri Baramaulla.
“The official suffered multiple fractures when land grabbers attacked revenue,” officials said.
Officials said when team of officials headed by Tehsildar Sheeri Narwav Baramulla Moin Azhar Kakroo visited the proposed site for sports stadium of Narwav at (Zoo) on the banks of river Jhelum at Sheeri, a local community who has illegally encroached the state land hampered the encroachment drive.
“During the attack, one among our official got injured. He was referred to Srinagar by doctors of DH Baramulla, Kakroo said.
He added that department will continue to remove all the illegal encroachments on state and flood land. (KNS)