Ajoint team of Forest Department, Police and District administration in an anti encroachment drive demolished illegal structures on Forest Land in Forest Compartment No. 4/Ch of village Bathindi area of Bahu Range which was illegally constructed and retrieved back 05Kanalof forest land.
The operation was conducted by forest team under the supervision of Anup Kumar Soni, DFOJammu.
The team of forest officials was led by Sh.Rakeshwar Singh Rana Range Officer Bahu, alongwith, Sh. Salamat Ali Block Officer Chowadhi, Sh. Maqbool Husssain, Sh. Rakeshwar Singh Khurhan B.O Bahu, Rakesh Dubey I/C Anti Encroachment Team and other forest field staff of Bahu &Jammu Forest Range.
Anup Kumar Soni, mentioned that encroachers raised illegal tin sheds on Forest land in Compartment No: 4/Ch of Village Bathindi. Further upon the request of Forest Department, Deputy Commissioner Jammu, SSP Jammu have deputed Naib Tehsildar, as Duty Magistrate and Police personnel to tackle law and order situation. Despite resistance the situation was handled with the assistance of Police and illegal constructed structure on forest land was dismantled and 5 Kanal of Forest land was retrieved.