Call for ensuring hassle-free land-related services

12 April, 2019 12:00 AM printer

RANGPUR: Government officials at a discussion have called upon officials and employees concerned to deliver land-related services to the people in a hassle-free manner ensuring accountability and transparency, reports BSS.

They made the call at the post-rally discussion arranged on Wednesday afternoon at the Deputy Commissioner’s Office premises to begin observance of the Land Service Week and Land Development Tax Fair-2019 in the district.

Earlier, the district administration brought out a rally on the city streets with participation of officials and employees of government departments and offices, land-related service providers and civil society members.

The week-long land development tax fairs were also simultaneously inaugurated at Upazila Assistant Commissioner (AC-Land) Office, Union Land Office and municipality office premises all over the district.

The people are getting land-related digitised services like e-mutation, paying land development tax, submitting applications for Khas land and review petitions of different land related cases and getting instant disposals of the prayers in the fairs.

Divisional Commissioner Mohammad Joynul Bari addressed the discussion as the chief guest with Additional Divisional Commissioner (Revenue) Abu Taher Md. Masud Rana in the chair.

Deputy Commissioner Enamul Habib, Deputy land-reform Commissioner Arzoo Ara Begum, Additional Deputy Commissioner (General) Syed Enamul Kabir, Additional Deputy Commissioner (Revenue) Sharif Muhammad Foyezul Alam, Sadar Upazila Assistant Commissioner (Land) Chhonda Paul and Sadar Upazila Nirbahi Officer Ishraat Sadiya Sumi, among others, addressed.

The speakers suggested the land-related service providers to become skilled enough to eliminate all sorts of corruptions and red-tape complexities through delivering land-related services to the people adopting the digitised e-management systems.

The chief guest said the present government is totally strict against corruption with zero tolerance and none would be spared if found committing corruption in the process of proving land-related services to the people.