Friday, Dec 09, 2022

land grabbing cases


Political links in Goa land grab cases under SIT scanner, says IGP

August 20, 2022 8:05 am

Asked if politicians were involved in land grab, he said, “Right now, we have a confessional statement of an accused.  Yes, they have named some politicians but before we arrest them, I will not name them.”

Gujarat Land Grabbing (Prohibition) Act: HC suggests state to consider amendments

November 26, 2021 4:10 am

Nearly 100 petitions challenging the law are before a division bench headed by Chief Justice Aravind Kumar. Arguments are continuing with further hearing scheduled for November 29.

Karnataka High Court intervention unearths Bengaluru land grab racket using fake suits

August 31, 2021 7:18 am

A group of operatives – including a former public prosecutor and at least six lawyers – obtained fake decrees by putting up persons completely unconnected to properties as litigants. The police have arrested 12 so far.

Gujarat: High Court relief for septuagenarian held under anti-land grabbing law

January 20, 2021 11:23 pm

The relief comes a day after a division bench, led by Justice Sonia Gokani, set aside a five-day police remand order passed on January 15 by a special court, constituted under the Act, against 72-year-old Ahmed Patel, in Ahmedabad.

Tamil Nadu moves SC on order against anti-land grab cells

February 23, 2015 1:41 am

The government had issued two orders in 2011, forming 36 anti-land grab cells in the state.

Mayawati govt involved in land-grabbing: Mulayam

February 06, 2012 2:49 pm

Mulayam has blamed the present BSP government in the state of being involved in land-grabbing and corruption cases.

Jaya govt violating human rights: DMK to Guv

September 08, 2011 9:31 am

Party accuses AIADMK govt of conspiring with certain vested-groups,which have been hostile to DMK.

DMK lawyer moves NHRC against arrest of party leaders

August 05, 2011 5:35 pm

DMK moved NHRC alleging violation of rights,charging ruling AIADMK for indulging in vendetta politics.

Ex-DMK MLA,aide held in land grab case

August 03, 2011 1:25 am

A day after the DMK staged a state-wide protest against the AIADMK regime’s drive against land grabbing cases that has targeted the opposition party.

Land grabbing case: Former DMK MLA lands in police net

August 02, 2011 11:27 am

DMK members' arrest come after Jayalalithaa govt initiated crackdown on land-grabbing cases.