Land of an Educational Society Illegally Captured

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Aashish DeepLand Conflict Watch

Last updated on

December 3, 2019

Location of Conflict

Civil Lines

,

Raebareli

Region Classification

Reason or Cause of Conflict

Township/Real Estate

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)

Type of Land

Private

Private and Common

Type of Common Land

State

Uttar Pradesh

Sector

Infrastructure

Starting Year

2003

People Affected
by Conflict

533

Investment Affected (in Crores)

12.15

Land Area Affected (in Hectares)

0

In 1973, Babu Kailash Chandra a resident of Civil Lines, Raebareli leased an acre of land for 30 years to Kamla Nehru Education Society to build a college. Though the construction could never start, allegations were made that in 2003, the then secretary of the Education Society got the purpose of the land changed into Available for Freehold Plots. The land has a few shops located on it. After it received a number of complaints from these shopkeepers, the Prime Minister's Office took cognizance of the issue. The District Administration ordered an inquiry and found the allegations to be true. But, before the Administration could conclude the inquiry, the District Magistrate got transferred. The inquiry has been in cold storage since. Fearing that they may have to move shop, the shopkeepers went to the court. The court ordered FIRs to be lodged against all the people involved in this scam. The case is pending before the court.

Total investment involved (in Crores):

12.15

Type of investment:

Government Bodies Involved in the Conflict:

Raebareli District Administration

Other Parties Involved in the Conflict:

Kamla Nehru Education Society

Corporate Parties Involved in the Conflict:

Has the Conflict Ended?

When did it end?

Why did the conflict end?

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