Bhubaneswar, Oct 30: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) will distribute Land Rights Certificates (LRC) to deserving beneficiaries as part of the Jaga Mission Scheme on Tuesday.
In the first phase of this initiative, 28,000 LRCs were distributed by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in a ceremony in Bhubaneswar. The Odisha government has earlier committed to provide LRCs to all eligible slum beneficiaries.
The second phase of LRC distribution will be managed under BMC's jurisdiction. In this phase, almost 5,542 families will receive their LRCs.
“ Odisha’s vision to empower every individual with land rights, fostering a more inclusive and sustainable urban environment and ensuring the security and dignity that all residents rightfully deserve. The BMC is dedicated to building a more equitable and prosperous future for our city,” said an official.