Asgar Ali Karbalai, Congress legislator from Kargil on Saturday said that army has occupied agriculture land in Kargil district and Zanskar sub-division and don’t pay rent to the land owners.
Karbalai said that the army has bought agriculture land when no non-state subject can buy land in the state.
Karbalai said that the army is neither paying rent nor compensation to the people whose land has been occupied, therefore he requested the concerned minister to look into the issue so that the land is freed from the army
Another Congress MLA from Nubra, Deldan Namgyal, said a village in his constituency is being asked by officials that, their land records are in Pakistan.
He appealed the government to settle the land records of the village.
The MLA also said that non-availability of SDM in the area forced him to work as SDM for the last two years.