Encroachment on Government land in Villages of Pratapgarh Uttar Pradesh

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Aashish DeepLand Conflict Watch

Last updated on

December 3, 2019

Location of Conflict

Amanwa, Kalankar and Pure Harikishun



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Land Area Affected (in Hectares)




Uttar Pradesh



Illegal encroachers in Amanwa and Kalankar villages have encroached upon the land belonging to the primary schools. Encroachers have erected their houses on the land. Gram Pradhan along with other village residents filed a complaint with the District Magistrate in this regard, after which the DM ordered any inquiry. Inquiry report found the houses illegally built on the government land, after which DM ordered the encroachers to remove the house. However, the encroachment is still present. The matter is also pending before the Tehseeldar Court. In a nearby village, another illegal encroachment is facing the opposition of people. In Pure Harikishun village, encroachers have grabbed the barren land, which false under the control of Gram Sabha. A complaint was filed in this regard also, the authority has promised a necessary action.

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Private and Common

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Non-Forest (Other than Grazing Land)

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