Less Then10% Illegal Encroacment Removed In Punjab

[Chd,Pb] Less Then 10% Illegal Encroacment Removed In Punjab:
As per Minister Sadhu Singh Dharamsot total 31000 acres of land would be freed from illegal encroachment
The Forest and Wildlife Preservation Minister, Punjab, Dharamsot has said that as of now, a total of 31000 acres of forest land is under illegal encroachments out of which legal cases are going on concerning 21000 acres while 2000 acres has been freed from illegal encroachments.
The department has set a target of freeing 10000 acres from the illegal encroachments till May-June this year. The land which has been freed from the illegal encroachments falls in Sri Muktsar Sahib, Bathinda, Ferozpur, Pathankot, Hoshiarpur, Sangrur, Ludhiana, Rupnagar, Nawanshahar, Amritsar and Gurdaspur.