DEHRADUN, Oct. 24, 2023 (TBINN)
According to locals, no man’s land of India-Nepal border at Nagra Terai, Melaghat in Khatima villages and falling under Tarai East Forest, is now being inhabited and encroached by Nepalis.
No man’s land of India-Nepal International Border at Khatima of Udham Singh Nagar District in Uttarakhand is in the grip of encroachment. Moreover, in several places, pillars are missing besides agricultural activities in practice.
Official sources say a meeting was held recently over the issue.Taking cognizance of the matter in a recent meeting of the Lead Intelligence Agency (L.I.A.), it has been decided that concrete action will be taken in the first week of November.
Sashastra Seema Bal has taken the initiative (S.S.B.) which along with officials of the Revenue, Forest and Irrigation departments will conduct a joint survey of no-man’s land of both the countries, Khatima’s Sub Divisional Magistrate Ravindra Singh Bisht told the Press.