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Bargadar, Law Relating To under West Bengal Land Reform Act 1955

West Bengal Land Reform Act 1955

Operation Barga was launched by Left Front Government in West Bengal in 1978 and concluded by the mid-1980s.

Bargadar Means:-

S 2(2) “bargadar” means a person who under the system generally known as adhi, barga or bhag cultivates the land of another person on condition of delivering a share of the produce of such land to that person; [and includes a person who under the system generally known as kisani [or by any other description] cultivates the land of another person on condition of receiving a share of the produce of such land from that person;] Continue reading “Bargadar, Law Relating To under West Bengal Land Reform Act 1955”

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 of the W.B.E.A. (Amendment) Act, 1961 (W.B. Act. IX of 1961). … Continue reading 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 directing that the names of both the parties should be … Continue reading Jagtar Singh Ors. Vs. State of Uttarakhand Ors[ SC 2018 February]

Malik Industry & ANR. Vs. State of Haryana & Ors.[SC 2017 DECEMBER]

KEYWORDS:- ACQUISITION OF LAND- DATE:-DECEMBER 12, 2017- The land acquisition proceedings initiated against the appellants stand lapsed. However, the respondents are given the opportunity to initiate proceedings afresh under the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act, 2013, within a period of six months from today. ACT:-Section 24(2) of the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, … Continue reading Malik Industry & ANR. Vs. State of Haryana & Ors.[SC 2017 DECEMBER]

Maya Devi (D) through LRS. & Ors. Vs. State of Haryana & ANR.[SC 2018 JANUARY]

KEYWORDS:- compensation award- land acquisition- DATE:- January 25, 2018 ACTS:- Section 4(1) of the Land Acquisition Act, 1894 SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Maya Devi (D) through LRS. & Ors. Vs. State of Haryana & ANR. [Civil Appeal Nos. 873-874 of 2018 arising out of SLP(C) Nos.30923-30924 of 2016] R. BANUMATHI, J. 1. Leave granted 2. These appeals arise out of the judgment of the High Court of Punjab … Continue reading Maya Devi (D) through LRS. & Ors. Vs. State of Haryana & ANR.[SC 2018 JANUARY]

Aftaruddin (D) represented through LRS. Vs. Ramkrishna Datta @ Babul Datta & Ors. [SC 2017 December]

KEYWORDS:- RAIYAT-  DATE: December 08, 2017- A “raiyat” has been defined in Section 2(s) of the TLR & LR Act to mean a person who owns land for purposes of agriculture, paying land revenue to the Government; and “under-raiyat” under Section 2(v) means a person who cultivates or holds the land of raiyat under an agreement, express or implied, on condition of paying therefor rent … Continue reading Aftaruddin (D) represented through LRS. Vs. Ramkrishna Datta @ Babul Datta & Ors. [SC 2017 December]

Vijay Kumar & Another Vs. Bal Krishan & Others [SC 2017 December]

KEYWORDS:-Partition and declaration of share-Bhumidari Right- It was observed that in absence of any material with regard to the respective shares, and more particularly in view of the pleadings in the joint plaint followed by a declaration of co-bhumidars, the order called for no interference. DATED :- December 08, 2017 ACTS:-  Section 229(B) of the Uttar Pradesh Zamindari Abolition and Land Reforms Act SUPREME COURT … Continue reading Vijay Kumar & Another Vs. Bal Krishan & Others [SC 2017 December]

Indore Development Authority Vs. Shailendra (D) through LRS. & Ors.[SC 2017 DECEMBER]

KEYWORDS:- Compensation- Land acquisition- Refer to: larger  Bench. DATE : DECEMBER 7, 2017 ACTS: section 24 of the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act, 2013-Section 38 of the Madhya Pradesh Nagar Tatha Gram Nivesh Adhiniyam, 1973 SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Indore Development Authority Vs. Shailendra (D) through LRS. & Ors. [Civil Appeal No.20982 of 2017 arising out of S.L.P. (C) No.2131 … Continue reading Indore Development Authority Vs. Shailendra (D) through LRS. & Ors.[SC 2017 DECEMBER]

Calcutta Thika Tenancy Act, 1949

West Bengal Act No. 2 of 1949 [Assent of the Governor-General was first published in the Calcutta Gazette, Extraordinary, of the 28th February, 1949] An Act to make better provision relating to the law of landlord and tenant in respect of thika tenancies in Calcutta. Whereas it is expedient to make better provision relating to the law of landlord and tenant in respect of thika tenancies in Calcutta;It … Continue reading Calcutta Thika Tenancy Act, 1949