LAHORE: Project Management Unit Board of Revenue Punjab has arranged an informative conference for representatives of Punjab Bar Council, government members and office-bearers on the project of Land Record Management and Information.
The participants were apprised of importance of the project, aims and objectives and the progress made so far in this regard, said a press release here Thursday.
Senior Member Board of Revenue Nadeem Ashraf in a briefing informed that land record centres have been set up in143 tehsils of the province through which ‘Fard’ is being provided in a short period of 30 minutes and mutation deed in50 minutes to the land owners.
He also highlighted the benefits of the project and said that due to this project not only best and transparent services of land record are being provided to the people but ratio of revenue received under the head of tax has also increased.
He said that according to an estimate, as a result of issuance of 165,000 computerized fards and 48,909 mutation deeds during last quarter of 2014, more than one billion rupees were deposited to government exchequer. Moreover, he stressed upon all departments to play their due role for thesuccess of project.
Chief Guest MPA Rana Sanaullah and Farha Ejaz, Vice Chairman Punjab Bar Council also spoke on the occasion. Later, Senior Member Board of Revenue presented a shield to the chiefguest.