KALPETTA: A three-member committee appointed by the Supreme Court, headed by P.V. Jayakrishnan, former Central Forest Secretary, visited various parts of the district on Wednesday to examine the land earmarked by the government for the tribal people under the Central Forest Rights Act.
Collector T. Bhaskaran and Sub-Collector N. Prasanth received the team at Lakkidi. Mr. Bhaskaran briefed the issues related to land distribution to the team at the guest house of Pookode Veterinary College.
Mr. Jayakrishnan told the media that the team would submit a report to the Supreme Court on land-related issues after the visit.
The team visited the distributed forestland under the Forest