Temporary land acquisition cannot last for 20 years; violative of right to property under Article 300A: Supreme Court

A bench of Justices MR Shah and CT Ravikumar said that landowners had a right to question temporary acquisition if it lasted that long, given the value would also have increased manifold since.
Justices MR Shah and CT Ravikumar
Justices MR Shah and CT Ravikumar

The Supreme Court last week held that land owners can question temporary land acquisition process if it has been pending for a long period [Manubhai Sendabhai Bharwad and anr vs Oil & Natural Gas Corporation and ors].

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