Chief Secretary Sri Somesh Kumar IAS today held a preliminary meeting with various companies to take up digital land survey in the state. 17 companies participated in the discussion. The Honourable Chief Minister Sri K Chandrashekar Rao is likely to hold a meeting with these companies shortly to take up digital land survey in the state. It may be recalled that the government has sanctioned an amount of Rs 400 crores in this years budget towards carrying digital land survey in the state
During the discussion Chief Secretary enlisted the views of the companies and the problems encountered by them while taking up similar surveys in other states. The methodology, technology to be adopted, time and cost factor, availability of survey equipments and technical persons, requirement of software, hardware and internet bandwidth were some of the issues which figured in the discussion.
Principal Secretary Industries Jayesh Ranjan, Commissioner Stamps and Registration Sri Seshadri, MD TSTS Venkateswar Rao, Commissioner Settlements Sri Sashidhar and other officials were present.