Mgs (India) Private Limited vs Union Of India & Ors on 20 July, 2015


1. By way of this writ petition the petitioner seeks the benefit of

Section 24(2) of the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in

Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act, 2013 (hereinafter

referred to as the “2013 Act”) which came into effect on 01.01.2014. The

petitioner, consequently, seeks a declaration that the acquisition

proceeding initiated under the Land Acquisition Act, 1894 (hereinafter

referred to as the “1894 Act”) and in respect of which Award No. 15/87-

88 dated 05.06.1987 was made, inter alia, in respect of the petitioner’s

land, comprised in Khasra Nos. 1716 Min (2-00), 1717/1/2 (1-03) and

1717/2/2 (0-05) measuring 2 bighas and 8 biswas in all, in village

Chattarpur, New Delhi, shall be deemed to have lapsed.

Source: Indian Kanoon

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