Mysore Urban Development Authority Vs. K.M. Chikkathayamma & Ors.[ALL SC 2018 September]

September 07, 2018: LAND ACQUISITION-Any act done by the parties in relation to the subject matter of the appeals after the impugned order, cannot be pressed into service to support the impugned order. In other words, the legality and correctness of the impugned order has to be examined in the light of reasoning contained in the impugned order and not on the basis of the acts done by the parties subsequent to the passing of impugned order. It is for this reason the acts done by the party subsequent to passing of the impugned order are of no relevance for deciding the present appeals. APPEAL ALLOWED.… Read More Mysore Urban Development Authority Vs. K.M. Chikkathayamma & Ors.[ALL SC 2018 September]

Vesting and Management of Ram Janmabhumi Land, Ayodhya in Central Government

All properties aforesaid which have vested in the Central Government under section 3 shall, by force of such vesting, be freed and discharged from any trust, obligation, mortgage, charge, lien and all other encumbrances affecting them and any attachment, injunction, decree or order of any court or tribunal or other authority restricting the use of such properties in any manner or appointing any receiver in respect of the whole or any part of such properties shall cease to have any effect… Read More Vesting and Management of Ram Janmabhumi Land, Ayodhya in Central Government

Mutation of Names in Record of Rights under West Bengal Land Reform Act

Refer West Bengal Land Reform Manual 56. (i) Mutation, meaning substitution of the name of a person by the name of another in the record-of-rights, may be done by a prescribed authority under section 50 of the West Bengal Land Reforms Act, 1955. (ii) Mutation is done on the following grounds : a) Transfer by… Read More Mutation of Names in Record of Rights under West Bengal Land Reform Act

Procedure for revision or preparation of record-of-rights under West Bengal land reform Act

1. Procedure for revision or preparation of record-of-rights.— When an order has been made under section 51 directing that a record-of-rights be revised or prepared by a Revenue Officer in respect of the land of any district or part thereof the record-of-rights shall be revised or prepared by the following processes, namely: (i) Traverse survey;… Read More Procedure for revision or preparation of record-of-rights under West Bengal land reform Act

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Commentaries on West Bengal Estates Acquisition Act, 1953

The interest of the intermediary was affected under the W.B.E.A. Act. But it is not a fact that no person other than intermediary was brought under the ambit of the W.B.E.A. Act. The words “and any of the rights of certain other persons in the lands comprised in the estates” have been inserted with retrospective effect by section 2… Read More Commentaries on West Bengal Estates Acquisition Act, 1953

Jagtar Singh Ors. Vs. State of Uttarakhand Ors[ SC 2018 February]

KEYWORDS:- WRIT APPEAL- LAND RECORD-MUTATION DATE:-February 02, 2018 “Supervisor Qanoongo could not have made entries in favour of the appellants without giving public notice and without giving notice to the legal heirs of Teja Singh. The dispute is as to which of the parties is in possession of the land. The High Court erred in… Read More Jagtar Singh Ors. Vs. State of Uttarakhand Ors[ SC 2018 February]