Baramulla: The Army has requisitioned the district administration Baramulla to sell 129 kanal of lands to it at Tapperwari, Pattan in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district for accommodating soldiers.
In an official communiqué, the army has written to district administration Baramulla to sell 129 kanal land at Tapperewari, Pattan to it citing “some of its troopers are temporarily stationed there for some time now.”
The official communiqué of army reads: “Some troops of this unit are temporarily in your land at Kareri high school, near Tapperwar village. Whether you (Baramulla administration) wishes to sell land to the Indian army.” The army has sought reply by the May 30. 2020.
Meanwhile, the deputy commissioner Baramulla, Dr. GN Itoo on being contacted told local news agency KNO that we are busy fighting COVID-19 for last three months. “There can’t be any time diction from army to me, still I will look into it”, he said.
Tehsildar concerned was unavailable for his comments on the same. Sub Divisional Magistrate Pattan was quoted as saying that, he have no information about the same.