Judgement of the Supreme Court of India regarding acquisition of 520 acres of land in Haryana for Express Highway, 25/01/2018

  • 25/01/2018

Judgement of the Supreme Court of India in the matter of Surender Singh & Others Vs State of Haryana & Others dated 25/01/2018 regarding acquisition of large chunk of land totaling around 520 acres 02 Kanals and 13.5 Marlas situated in 15 villages in the State of Haryana for the construction of Express Highway. Supreme Court said that it is difficult to determine the fair market rate of the acquired land for want of sufficient evidence. The cases have been transferred to the Reference Court and the Reference Court will accordingly decide the rate of land as prevalent on the date of acquisition.