Category Archives: Land acquisition

Land Acquisition Bill: Consensus eluded Centre, now four states relax their land laws

The Centre’s inability to build a political consensus for its land acquisition law in 2015 notwithstanding, four major states — Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Odisha — have taken decisive steps to free up regulations relating to commercial use of land. States that have moved GUJARAT: Passed own land acquisition law, got Presidential assent… Read More »