Land Acquisition Act

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Andhra CM outlines plan for capital

At a meeting in the Capital, it was decided that phase I to build the capital would require 30,000 acres.


UPA panel set tough norms for tribal land, NDA sits on report

Make gram sabha consent mandatory for acquisition of land, even by the government for its own use.

‘Will seek consensus before amending Land Acquisition Act’

There will be no compromise on clauses related to compensation, rehabilitation and resettlement.


Centre moves fast on changes in Act to take states on board

The Act has been criticised by the industry and certain other sections for making land acquisition .

Land acquisition act: Ministry may make Act less stringent

It would also ease the process of acquiring land by expanding the category of projects ‘exempted’ from key requirements under the Act.


Revisit and review

2013 law freezes land acquisition by imposing lengthy procedures and high costs.


The real disaster: price of urban land

2013 law expanded rights of losers of livelihood and land, but failed to recognise economics of land.


Give 2013 law a fair chance

For the first time, the interests of farmers, livelihood losers and SC/ST communities have been given high priority.

Gadkari pleaded that the EC should not interpret his "observations as exhortations to the atmosphere of bribing for vote-seeking.

No change in land Act unless all parties want it: Gadkari

Gadkari also announced that the Centre will soon inaugurate “Bank of Ideas and Innovations”


‘No force acquisition of land for industry’

However,Mamata added, that “land would not be an issue for investors” as Bengal has “land banks”.


Government seeks to make it easier to acquire land

19 PROPOSALS z Scrap ‘consent clause’ for PPP projects, limit SIA study, ministry tells PM


Cancel land leases to industries which mortgaged it for loans, demand activists

So far Rs 8,625.89 crore has been released by banks and the rest is about to be released.


Land for industry: Both BJP, Cong states demand easing of rules

‘Gadkari said that the government has already decided that it will not compromise any condition related with beneficiaries, particularly farmers.’

Oppn parties to launch stir if govt amends Land Acquisition Act

Sources said the parties might draw their plan at a convention likely to be held in the third week of July.


Nitin Gadkari hint at amending Land Acquisition Act

Progress on many highway projects is laggard due to delay in land acquisition.