[Land acquisition] Delay in compensation would entitle owner to interest from date of deprivation of possession: Supreme Court

The Court said that if on account of acquisition of land, a person is deprived of possession of his property, he should be paid compensation immediately.
Justices AM Khanwilkar and CT Ravikumar
Justices AM Khanwilkar and CT Ravikumar

The Supreme Court recently held that when a person's land is acquired, he should be paid compensation immediately after he is deprived of possession [Gayabhai Digambar Puri (Died) Through LR v. The Executive Engineer and Others].

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