Under the national land records modernisation programme, the land records of 1,183 villages of Jammu division have been computerised using the Electronic Total Station (ETS) survey.
Out of the 2,150 villages of 13 tehsils, which are under consideration in Jammu division, the computerisation process of land records of 1,183 villages has been completed, Director Land Records, Ali Asgar Choudhary said.
"Out of these Record of Rights (RORs) of 851 villages have been deposited in the Record Room, Jammu," he said.
Under the land records programme, concerned authorities have initiated a land-mapping project using the Electronic Total Station (ETS) technique and plans are afoot to also use satellite images and aerial pictures for this purpose later.
Story First Published: May 20, 2012 17:29 IST