Leaders of five farmer organisations said it will cause losses to farmers whose land had been acquired under the old law and who have not accepted compensation till date.
States must institutionalise land reconstitution. They could learn how to do it from Gujarat.
While the future path remains unclear, the BJP leadership does not seem keen on relenting significantly on its Bill , whose passage is being viewed as a test of the Modi government’s reform mettle.
Most of these cases involve land acquisition for highways, rehabilitation of farmers, irrigation canals and roads, say officials.
By supporting competitive federalism, Devendra Fadnavis acknowledges the aspirations of the modern voter.
Ramesh has said the govt should take people into confidence and clear their doubts over important issues.
Govt may refer the GST bill, passed by Lok Sabha, to a select committee in Rajya Sabha; banks on joint committee for land bill.
Sources pointed out that several opposition parties, such as NCP, TMC, AAP and INLD had reservations with the Congress taking the lead in the protest march.
The Bill has already been passed by the Lok Sabha and will be taken up by the Rajya Sabha when it re-convenes later this month.
Protesters to cover face with black cloth to symbolise ‘gagging of democracy’.
Do these changes being made by the Modi government not suggest that PM Modi is bringing them to benefit both the foreign and domestic corporates
The activist will be travelling to Assam over the weekend followed by Bangalore and other parts of the state, sources said.
NDA’s casual amendments do not address core issue of consent in land acquisition.
SAD has joined hands with Opposition in resisting the govt’s move to remove the consent clause in the Land Bill.
Uma, UP MP caution govt against pushing proposed changes.