land rights

Kendrapara: Slum dwellers take to streets over land rights

Sources said the areas around Chauriberhampur and other slums have turned into garbage dumps leading to pollution of air and water.

published on : 2nd February 2022

Bill on land rights to slum dwellers passed in Odisha State Assembly

“If a slum dweller is in possession of land less than 30 sq mt, land shall be settled as the extent of occupation,” Housing and Urban Development Minister Pratap Jena said.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Jharkhand: Tana Bhagats withdraw rail blockade after 57 hours

They started the blockade at Tori station on Wednesday evening, seeking amendment of the Chotanagpur Tenancy Act -- which protects the land rights of the tribals.

published on : 5th September 2020