HC directive to TDB, CDB Special Tehsildars

Published: 13th September 2012 12:02 PM  |   Last Updated: 13th September 2012 12:02 PM   |  A+A-

The Kerala High Court on Wednesday directed the Special Tehsildars of Travancore and the Cochin Devaswom Board to file a tabular statement which should contain the concise details of all land conservancy cases on October 8.

A Division Bench comprising Justice Thottathil B Radhakrishnan and Justice A V Ramakrishna Pillai issued the directive while considering a report on encroachment into different parcels of lands under the Travancore and Cochin Devaswom Boards.

The court also asked the state as to whether there could be a proper statute even by way of amendment to Travancore, Cochin Hindu Religious Institutions Act to facilitate the ombudsman to act as a court with sufficient authority to decide on all such disputes regarding land.

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