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Survey of 17.78 lakh acres of Defence Land completed in over 3-years


  • The Defence Ministry said, the entire exercise of survey of about 1.61 lakh acres of defence land inside cantonments and 16.17 lakh acres outside cantonments has been completed.  
  • The Ministry said, clear demarcation and boundary survey of defence lands and fixing of the boundaries is necessary for protection of the defence land and prevention of encroachments. 
  • The Directorate General Defence Estates had commenced the Survey of defence land from October 2018.