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Balwant Singh vs Union Of India & Anr. on 11 January, 2016

1. The present appeal under Section 54 of the Land Acquisition Act,
1894 (hereinafter referred to as ‘the Act’) is directed against the award dated
18.12.2012 passed by Ld. Additional District Judge-02, South, Saket Court
Complex, New Delhi, in LAC No. 41/11, titled ‘Balwant Singh Vs. Union of
India & Ors.’, whereby the learned ADJ has decided the reference made
under Section 18 of the Act. The learned ADJ has enhanced the
compensation for the acquired land, from Rs. 13.82 lacs per acre – as

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determined by the Land Acquisition Collector (LAC), to Rs 2,926/- per sq.
mtr., along with other statutory benefit. Not satisfied with the same, the
appellant has preferred the present appeal.

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