The lesser fortunate people of Coochbehar were given land lease by the Land & Land Reforms Department.
In an event organized at the Rabindra Bhawan, 244 people of 2 Mahakumas received the land lease. North Bengal Development Minister Rabindranath Ghosh, administrative officials and other officials of the department were also present there during the time.
Rabindranath Ghosh shared that the land will be allotted to 600 other people by March 11 or 12. He further added that the land has been distributed among around 1,58,267 people since 2011 while this year, it has been allotted to 9,468 people.