Land Revenue Administration

By Accommodation Times News Service

History: – The history of Land Administration dates back to the olden days of kings and Kingdoms. The Land Revenue was the major source of revenue for the kings. The prosperity of the kingdom was depending upon levy of tax and its recovery. The Minister of Vijapur kingdom Todarmal was the founder of Ryotwari land revenue system. This system was introduced by Chhatrapati Shivaji in his “Hindavi Swaraj”. This system became so popular that British rule was compelled to adopt this system in old BombayProvince. The present system of preparing and maintaining land records is a scientific form of Ryotwari Land Revenue System.


Main Objective of Land Revenue Administration is;

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