Land Ordinance: Government considering representations From Stakeholders
Many state governments and departments and ministries of the Government of India had expressed some difficulties in implementation of the Act
Feb 26, 2015
Source : The New Indian Express


NEW DELHI: Under fire from the Opposition on the Land ordinance, government today said it is considering a number of representations from stakeholders expressing concerns on the interests of the farmers on the provisions of the law.     

Defending the ordinance to amend the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Resettlement and Rehabilitation Act, 2013, Law Minister D V Sadananda Gowda told Lok Sabha that many state governments and departments and ministries of the Government of India had "expressed some difficulties in implementation of the Act."   

In a written reply, he said a need was also expressed on the "necessity of making changes" in the law.            

"Accordingly, a conference of state Revenue Ministers was organised in Vigyan Bhawan on June 27, 2014 under the chairmanship of (then) Rural Development Minister Nitin Gadkari in which 32 states and union territories had participated," he said. Gowda said government has also received representations from other stakeholders which were also considered.        

"Number of representations have been received expressing concerns about the farmers interests, and they are being considered by the government," he said.        

A Bill to replace the ordinance has already been introduced in Lok Sabha. In his reply, the minister said since the Narendra Modi government came to power in May last year, nine ordinances have been promulgated.

Latest Realty News

Feb 26, 2015
NOIDA: The Noida Authority has said it may cancel lease deeds of plots that are vacant or or only partially built upon if allottees don't maintain their land
Feb 26, 2015
GURGAON: The Haryana government will now allow real estate companies to hold joint development and marketing rights for projects that do not entail a change in land use
Feb 26, 2015
NEW DELHI: The government has extended the benefits of the free lifeline water to group housing societies
Feb 26, 2015
MUMBAI: Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis wants the land along the Mumbai-Pune Expressway to be explored for building smart cities to earn up to Rs 25,000 crore for various developmental projects
Feb 26, 2015
MUMBAI: Stepping up its resistance against the land acquisition law, the Shiv Sena said it will fiercely oppose the bill
Feb 26, 2015
Mumbai: BMC made a presentation on the draft DP before housing experts, NGOs and others
Feb 26, 2015
New Delhi: A bevy of Congress leaders turned up at Jantar Mantar to protest against the government’s land acquisition Ordinance
Feb 26, 2015
Mumbai: The proposed amendments to the land acquisition law has isolated the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Maharashtra with allies expressing their discontent over the provisions of the Bill
Feb 26, 2015
Mumbai: With the Budget expected to give a boost to the affordable houses and the housing sector in general, bankers are hoping the government to raise tax deduction limit on home loan interest
Feb 26, 2015
Vizag: Having put the bifurcation blues behind them and though struggling with a cement and sand price spiral, realtors are readying themselves for a new phase

Latest Realty News Of State

Realty Talk's