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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 28A-- Acquisition of land - Re-determination of compensation - Applications seeking reference u/s 18 of the Act were preferred by many landlords but petitioner did not prefer any such application - Reference Court enhanced compensation - Petitioner thereafter filed application u/s 28-A of the Act, which..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Punjab Town Improvement Trust Act, 1922, Section 36, Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 23-- Amendment u/s 23(1) of 1922 Act - Applicability - Award passed prior to date of commencement of amendment, hence, provisions for payment of enhanced compensation u/s 23(1) of 1922 Act will not apply...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5, Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 54-- Land acquisition - Condonation of 3671 days delay in filing appeal - Appellants are agriculturists whose lands were acquired - Similar situated agriculturists were given a higher rate of compensation as such there is no reason to decline the same to appellants merely on the ground of delay -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 23-- Acquisition of land - Compensation for lime trees - Fresh limes are available throughout the year and have good market and earning income almost throughout the year - Compensation of Rs.100 each lime tree held, enhanced to Rs.250/-...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Punjab Town Improvement Act, 1922, Section 36, 42-- Acquisition of land - Appeal seeking enhancement of compensation - Delay in filing of appeal - Claim for interest - Landowners are not entitled to payment of interest on enhanced compensation for the period of delay in filing appeal i.e. from date of award of Tribunal till date of filing of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 23-- Land acquisition - Compensation - Where appellant is entitled to interest on the enhanced compensation as per provision of Act, he cannot be made to suffer only on the ground that mistake has been committed by Court itself...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 28-- Compensation - Enhancement - Interest on excess amount of compensation - As per S.28 of the Act, claimants are entitled to interest @ 9% for the first year from the date of taking of possession till date of payment but awarding interest @ 15% after the expiry of one year is the discretion of Court..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 23-- Compensation - Enhancement - Acquisition of agricultural land - Market value - In the instant case, Reference Court is considering price of only one crop but as per evidence on record, four crops are grown at least twice a year - Therefore, determination of compensation by the Reference Court at..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 23-- Acquisition of land - Compensation - Acquisition of large area - However, exemplar sale deeds were for small plots - Extent of area transferred is relevant factor for determination of compensation - Exemplar sale deeds thus, cannot be relied upon - Since adequate evidence which would militate..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 23-- Land acquisition - Compensation - Enhancement - Comparable sale instances - Acquired land in Municipal area whereas comparable land in Panchayat area - Both the lands are in close proximity - If the land is otherwise comparable, merely because witness was not factually correct on description,..........

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