Compensation for Land Acquisition for NHs

By Accommodation Times Bureau Instructions have been issued by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways to all the agencies implementing the National Highways (NHs) Projects that the amount of compensation for acquisition of land for NHs projects is determined in consonance with the First Schedule to the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in

Owning Land is nightmare in India

By Dr Sanjay Chaturvedi, LLB, PhD Land Revenue Code, as adopted by every state have made land ownership a hardship and nightmare. Apart from legal issues and government prerogative to acquire land, encroachments and land mafia who place slum on your land to demand ransom is in offing. Land lord are

Right of redemption is a statutory right : SC

By Accommodation Times News Services M/S. L.K. TRUST v. EDC LTD. & ORS. (Civil Appeal Nos. 4214-4215 of 2011) MAY 10, 2011 [J.M. PANCHAL AND CYRIAC JOSEPH, JJ.] Transfer of Property Act, 1882 – ss. 60 and 54 – Right of redemption – Nature and scope of – When can be exercised and when

Thika Tenancies are upto 12 years only in Kolkatta

By Accommodation Times News Services The law relating to Thika Tenancies in relation to Calcutta and Howrah, as it existed prior to the Acquisition Act of 1981, was the Calcutta Thika Tenancy Act, 1949, which excluded leases of land exceeding 12 years' duration. The instant lease being one for 20 years,

How to Find your Ancestral Properties in India

By Dr Sanjay Chaturvedi, LLB, PhD Accommodation Times News Services Ancestral Properties: By traditional definition the ancestral properties are those which are obtained from father or paternal grandfather or paternal great-grandfather or share obtained on partition or self-acquired properties or separate properties of an individual (like those inherited from a maternal grandfather) thrown

Land Record in Karnataka fully on web

By Accommodation Times News Services   Bhoomi (meaning land) is the project of on-line delivery and management of land records in Karnataka. It provides transparency in land records management with better citizen services and takes discretion away from civil servants at operating levels. The Revenue Department in Karnataka, with the technical assistance from

What is 7/12 extract?Origin,Contents,Analysis, Who Prepares,Governing law and How to obtain it?

By Muddassar Bagadia. By Accommodation Times News Services INTRODUCTION: The 7/12 extract, traditionally called as “Saath Baara Utara”(in Marathilanguage), is an extract from the land register of any district, maintained by the revenue department of the government in the state of Maharashtra. It is a revenue document showcasing; Ownership, Occupancy, rights, liabilities and other agricultural