The Cabinet Sub Committee on Compensation Factor of Land Acquisition had a detailed meeting with the Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur at Oak Over, Shimla today.
The Sub Committee apprised the Chief Minister regarding issues pertaining to land acquisition for various four-lane and other developmental projects being executed in the State.
The Chief Minister directed the Cabinet Sub Committee to thoroughly workout the financial implications on account of revised compensation factor. He said that the number of affected families whose land has been acquired since year 2013 for various four-lane and other projects must be identified properly to avoid any litigation and unnecessary delay in the projects.
Jai Ram Thakur said that the whole issue would also be taken up with the Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways.
Issues regarding representatives of different organizations of affected families were also discussed threadbare in the meeting.
Jal Shakti Minister and Chairman of the Cabinet Sub Committee Mahender Singh Thakur, other Members of the Committee Education Minister Govind Singh Thakur and Forest Minister Rakesh Pathania, Power Minister Sukh Ram, Chief Secretary R.D. Dhiman, Principal Secretary Revenue Onkar Chand Sharma, Principal Secretary GAD Bharat Khera were also present in the meeting among others.