Kotdwar : 17 November, 2015
Large number of encroachments have been reported near Kotdwar, Lansdowne district, about a dozen hotels have already been built up illegally by cutting government owned property and roads have also been built.
According to reports, the government is aware of the illegal construction taking place but no action has been taken yet against it.
Land mafias have grabbed the properties without land use change.
When Lansdowne district magistrate was asked about the matter he said that the officials have been asked to inquire about it and report.