Builder Encroaches Upon Farmers Land in Gosaiganj Lucknow, 150 Allottees in Lurch

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Aashish DeepLand Conflict Watch

Last updated on

December 3, 2019

Location of Conflict

Mirzapur

,

Lucknow

Reason or Cause of Conflict

Township/Real Estate

(

)

People Affected by Conflict

816

Land Area Affected (in Hectares)

1

ha

State

Uttar Pradesh

Sector

Infrastructure

The MBSC group of Mirzapur (P.S.Gosaiganj) in Lucknow is accused of forcefully occupying 5 bigha land of a Dalit farmer, for which the builder has taken advanced deposits from almost 150 people. These people along with the farmer whose land is in question, are now seeking administration's help in resolving the issue. The land belongs to a Dalit farmer of the Mirzapur village. The ancestral land Khasra no. 0929, 939,940 is of total 5 bigha. The farmer has petitioned in the Police station that Akhand Pratap Singh, Chairman of MBSC Group and his brother Vishnu Singh have forcefully erected the board of their township, on his land. And they are threatening the farmer and his family to get him to sell the land. Although the builder claims an agreement with the farmer. In the petition, the farmer alleges that the builder is pressurizing him to sell it for a very low price.They had taken him along to Mohanlalganj for the registry, but he somehow managed to escape. The builder does not even have a plan approved by the Lucknow Development Authority.

Region Classification

Type of Land

Private

Private and Common

Type of Common Land

Total investment involved (in Crores):

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Land Area Affected
(in Hectares):

1

ha

Starting Year

2015

Government Bodies Involved in the Conflict:

District Administration, Lucknow Development Authority

Other Parties Involved in the Conflict:

Corporate Parties Involved in the Conflict:

MBSC group, BSC homes

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