BAU: A total of 594 land titles issued to their respective owners at Bau Civic Centre yesteday  officiated by Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan.

The affected lots are in Kampung Grogo and Kampung Sibuloh. Land tittles are also issued to land developed by Sarawak Land Consolidation and Rehabilitation Authority’s (Salcra) for oil palm plantation.

Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan said the government has successfully certified 897,142 hectares (2,216,838 acres) NCR lands through land survey since 2010.

The land titles are issued under Section 18 of the state Land Code following the completion of the second stage of native customary land (NCL) surveying works under the government transformation programme (GTP).