Order of the Delhi District Court regarding the amount of compensation paid for the land acquired, Delhi, 05/04/2016

  • 05/04/2016

Order of the Delhi District Court in the matter of Raje & Others Vs Union of India through through Land Acquisition Collector, West District, Rampura, Delhi dated 05/04/2016 regarding the amount of compensation paid for the land acquired by the Government for the purpose of Defence LAC in the Revenue Estate of Village Jafarpur, Hiran Kudna, Delhi.

The court said that the petitioners are entitled to get the enhanced compensation from Rs.2000/- for A-Block and Rs.1000/- for B-Block to Rs.12,900/- per bigha for both categories of land besides they are entitled for solitium @ 30% and additional amount under Section 23 (1A) @ 12% per annum from the date of notification till the award or taking over of possession which ever is earlier on the market price. The petitioners are also entitled for interest @ 9% per annum for one year on the enhanced amount from the date of award or taking over possession of land which ever is earlier, thereafter they are entitled to interest @ 15% per annum till compensation is paid.