Special Correspondent

Default on payment of compensation to ryots who lost land to

an irrigation project

KURNOOL: The Senior Civil Judge court ordered confiscation of property of Revenue Divisional Office at Nandyal on Monday in connection default on payment of compensation to the farmers who lost land to an irrigation project.

According to reports, the farmers under Gorakal reservoir surrendered 1,255 acres but the revenue authorities failed to implement the High Court order for a higher compensation.

Acting upon an executive petition, the court ordered confiscation of four wheeler, computers and furniture.

However, the court staff withdrew following personal bond from the RDO who sought for time to discuss the matter with the higher ups.