The notice had sought that the petitioners vacate the plots allotted to them within 30 days, to make way for parking spaces in view of the increase of tourists at the Statue of Unity (SoU) situated near the said plots.
Dr K P Patel, Dean, Faculty of Agriculture, Anand Agricultural University said that with both the crops — cotton and paddy — being financially rewarding, the farmers opted for the two crops despite the advisory against it.
The Gujarat High Court (HC) on Wednesday joined Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam Limited (SSNNL) as a respondent party in connection with a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) that has raised the issue of water-logging of 100 acres of farmland in a village of Banaskantha district. The water-logging is allegedly due to the fact that the SSNNL […]
Facing land acquisition hurdles in completing the 74,000 kilometre-long Narmada canal network,the Gujarat government is now exploring options to lay pipelines to complete the last mile connectivity.