Gujarat government to expedite conversion of new tenure land

Gujarat government has asked the revenue department to expedite the conversion of new tenure land to old tenure after the completion of the mandatory 15-year period.

By: Express News Service | Ahmedabad | Published:October 5, 2016 1:12 am

Gujarat government has asked the revenue department to expedite the conversion of new tenure land to old tenure after the completion of the mandatory 15-year period.

“The existing law for converting new tenure land into old after the expiry of 15 years, without taking any premium is not being followed,” revenue minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasma said Tuesday, adding that the district collectors have been asked to order conversion of all new tenure land — that have completed the 15-year period — to old tenure by December 31.