Nepal: In Shivaraj Municipality of Kapilvastu, a registration certificate has been distributed to the landowners in the village block area. It is stated that registration certificates have been distributed to the landowners of 5 village blocks in wards 2, 3, and 5 of the municipality.
Chief of the Survey Office, Kapilvastu, Kailash Nath Pandey informed that red deeds were distributed to 180 landowners of the town during a program on Wednesday. Ward Chairman of Ward No. 2 Ram Bahadur Chaudhary, Ward Chairman of Ward No. 3 Teklal Sapkota, and Ward Chairman of Ward No. 5 Arjun Bahadur Pandey have jointly distributed certificates to the landowners.
City Chief Netra Raj Adhikari, while addressing the distribution program, said that the number of village block problems has increased after a long time. He said that the land cards have been distributed to the citizens who have been running away for a long time and have not received the land title deeds. Stating that there are many problems due to lack of land survey, the official said that the land have been given to the citizens living only in houses.
He said that red cards would be distributed to the citizens of village blocks in other wards of Shivaraj as well. Stating that the citizens who got the land cards are permanent residents, he said that they will get the services provided by the government and other agencies. The city chief officer also urged to solve the problem of land cards distribution in the city, which has just started, even though the survey has been started since 2026 BS.
Meanwhile, Shiva Kumari Tharu, deputy chief of the city, said that the people who have been living in the village for years and have not received the permit have got the red card in the village block. Stating that the municipality has been making a lot of efforts for the village land cards, she said that other unorganized, landless, and squatters should also get the land title deeds in the same way. Tharu even said that the municipality has been taking initiative for this.
Similarly, ward chairman Teklal Sapkota said that 62 people inward no. 3. The village block land in Kapilvastu, which started in 2026 BS, was normally surveyed in 2028 BS. So far, there are 1,093 village blocks and 67 market blocks from the former 81 VDCs of the district.
Citizens who have not received land card for a long time say that they are happy to get the card. Similarly, Pavitra Chaudhary of Ward No. 2 said that she was happy to receive the land card. She said, “I did not expect to get the land card but I am very happy to get the card today.” Chaudhary added: “I too will become rich now.”
Ram Abatar Chaudhary