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Plug loopholes in Disturbed Areas Act, says CM Vijay Rupani

The CM has ordered to review the Act to take away loopholes and to make it such that fraudulent transactions do not take place and genuine sellers/purchasers can buy/purchase properties in areas notified as ‘disturbed’ under the Act.

Disturbed Areas Act imposed in parts of Surat, Vadodara

An official release stated that the Act seeks to keep a tab on illegal transfer of properties in the communally sensitive areas, officially described as disturbed areas.


Explained: AFSPA-Disturbed Areas debate in J&K

The Mufti government retorted that the power to declare an area disturbed was “inherent in AFSPA”. But the issue could be more complex than that.

Disturbed Areas Act not in force, says Mufti govt

The revelation has come at a time when Mufti govt is talking of denotifying certain areas of the state for phased withdrawal of AFSPA.

Decade after riots,Gujarat adds more areas to 'disturbed' list

Notification,in force until 2018,restricts sale of property in these areas.

Property deals set off communal fears

Residents say realty agent buying properties of Hindus and selling them off to Muslims in violation of Disturbed Areas Act.


FOSWAC demands revoking of UT’s ‘disturbed area’ tag

The Federation of Sectors Welfare Association Chandigarh (FOSWAC) in a meeting held on Sunday in Chandigarh unanimously resolved that the Disturbed Areas Act be revoked from Chandigarh.

Army will be handicapped without AFSPA: Lt General

Debate rages over partial revocation of AFSPA and Disturbed Areas Act,introduced in J-K in 1990.

Nothing unusual in Omar move on AFSPA,says PC

“In a democracy,consultations can be held any number of times,” he said.

CM didn’t do homework on AFSPA withdrawal: PDP

CM Omar Abdullah’s announcement on limited withdrawal of the Disturbed Areas Act from J-K has led to 'utter confusion'',says PDP chief.