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6,200 ha forestland encroached upon

A large swathe of forestland, about 6,200 hectares, has been encroached upon in Kanchanpur district in the name of landless people, freed Kamaiyas (former bonded-labourers), freed Haliya (former bonded agricultural labourers) for the last three to four decades, according to the data of District Forest Office (DFO). 6,200 ha forestland encroached upon
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Bhawani Bhatta
Published at : December 20, 2016
Updated at : December 20, 2016 09:27
Kanchanpur

Bhawani Bhatta

Bhawani Bhatta is the Kanchanpur correspondent for Kantipur Publications.


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