Kurbanpur (Haryana): First village of India to have lands records on satellite
- Haryana’s Kurbanpur village of district Ambala became the 1st village of the country to put the land records of all its farmers on satellite
- The technique is developed by the combined efforts of Haryana Space Application Centre, Hisar and NIC Haryana
- Benefit: Now the farmers need not go to Patwari to get copy of their land records, they can download a copy of their land records from the year 1957 to till date
- The programme is a part of pilot project running in 6 villages of 6 districts of Haryana and it is expected to be implemented in the entire state.
- It is being run with the cooperation of Union Ministry of Rural Development.
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2012