State to deal firmly with encroachment of land allotted to the poor: Minister

Asserting the Government’s commitment, Revenue Minister N. Raghuveera Reddy said that all cultivable Government lands would be distributed to the landless poor families in the next four months all over the State.

Addressing a meeting held here after taking part in various developmental activities, Mr. Raghuveera Reddy said that the Government would take a serious view of any instance of encroachment of the lands which were allotted for the poor and criminal cases would be booked against the guilty.

Mr. Raghuveera Reddy along with Finance Minister Anam Ramnarayana Reddy and Social Welfare and District Incharge Minister Pithani Satyanarayana participated in foundation stone laying functions for various Government works and programmes in Atmakur, which is represented by the Finance Minister.