BADAR DURREZ AHMED, J (ORAL)
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
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referred to as ‘the 1894 Act’) and in respect of which the Award No.
13/87-88 dated 16.05.1987 was made, inter alia, in respect of the
petitioner’s land comprised in khasra number 252(4-16) (to the extent of
2 bighas 16 biswas) in Village Saidulajab shall be deemed to have lapsed.
Source: Indian Kanoon