Ranchi: Deoghar DC and CO of Manoharpur appeared before the HC of Jharkhand. They tendered an apology in the land case of Sunil Kumar Sharma.

The deputy commissioner appeared before the court of Justice Rajesh Kumar at 8 pm on Friday in compliance with the direction passed by the judge while hearing a petition filed by one Sunil Kumar Sharma. Justice Rajesh Kumar while holding the vacation court on Friday heard the petition filed by Sharma.

Sunil Kumar Sharma was aggrieved by the actions of the Manoharpur circle officer who had denied the land possession report required for selling his land. Sharma had moved the high court after the Manoharpur circle officer had denied him the land possession certificate. Sharma is the owner of 2,100 square feet of land in Manoharpur and wanted the certificate to sell his land.

Justice Kumar was annoyed with the actions of the circle officer and ordered him to appear in person along with the deputy commissioner.