Land Acquisition in Contemporary India: The Growth Agenda, Legislation and Resistance:

@inproceedings{Mukerji2017LandAI,
  title={Land Acquisition in Contemporary India: The Growth Agenda, Legislation and Resistance:},
  author={Siddhartha Mukerji},
  year={2017}
}
Land acquisition legislation in India has been a subject of public debate since Independence. Guided by the socialist pattern of economy, the government initiated land reforms in India but could only partially achieve this objective due to political stronghold of landed class in rural areas. Land was, however, acquired for building dams, mines and infrastructure. Such developmental initiatives were justified as steps being taken to achieve rapid economic development necessary for public welfare… CONTINUE READING

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