HC was hearing a petition seeking usage of land contending it was acquired from the petitioner’s forefathers
The committee decided that as a first step it will examine how Nagaland deals with the new law.
Considering the circumstances, the NDA’s ordinances are justified.
The ordinance tilts the LARR Act in favour of the promoter of the project and against the land owner.
The ordinanace has blocked a blanket route to reviving old cases by inserting a special clause to the Land Acquisition Act.
Amendments based on extensive consultations with states: FM
Move to pinch owners of private plot reserved for public purposes
Several dam projects are stuck due to confusion over compensation package.
Under the Metro Act, MMRC will have the independence to negotiate with landowners and acquire land as it can.
The state government has considered the immediate need of land for such projects,” says the circular.
The second sticking point is expanding the list of projects which are exempted under the Act by including infrastructure and defence projects.
Make gram sabha consent mandatory for acquisition of land, even by the government for its own use.
The total estimated cost of the proposed project is around Rs 60,000 crore.
State governments could set the ball rolling on contentious reform.
The Cabinet also approved establishing of a highway patrol force in the state.
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