Damandeep Singh
Haryana, Punjab

Damandeep is a research scholar in the Department of Political Science, Panjab University, Chandigarh, and Assistant Professor (Political Science) in Trai Shatabdi Guru Gobind Singh Khalsa College, Amritsar. He is interested in understanding the politics of heritage and its impact on contemporary cityscapes. He has completed his Master’s in Political Science from Panjab University.

Caste-Based Conflict
Common
Non-Forest (Other than Grazing Land)

Dalits in Punjab's Barnala Protest Against 'Illegal' Auction of Shamlat Land

Pakho Kalan, Dhilwan and Ramgarh villages

Barnala

Sector:

Land Use

State:

Punjab

Caste-Based Conflict
Common
Non-Forest (Other than Grazing Land)

Dalits in Punjab's Sangrur Demand Lease of Shamlat Land at Reduced Rate

Tolewal

Sangrur

Sector:

Land Use

State:

Punjab

Roads
Private
N/A

Haryana Farmers Demand Proper Compensation for Land Acquired to Construct 3 Highways in Mahendragarh

Narnaul

Mahendragarh

Sector:

Infrastructure

State:

Haryana

Township/Real Estate
Private

Haryana Farmers Demand Return of Land Acquired in 2007 for Township Expansion in Manesar

Manesar

Gurugram

Sector:

Infrastructure

State:

Haryana

Township/Real Estate
Common
Forest

Haryana Government To Amend PLPA Act, Despite a Supreme Court Stay Order

Gurugram

Sector:

Infrastructure

State:

Haryana

Township/Real Estate
Private
Non-Forest (Other than Grazing Land)

Local residents resist against demolition drive in Punjab

Amritsar

Amritsar

Sector:

Infrastructure

State:

Punjab

Finance
Private
Non-Forest (Grazing Land)

Farmers protest over selling land by Punjab Agri Bank for non-payment of loans

Patiala Ropar, Sangrur, Ludhiana,Barnala, Fatehgarh sahib

Patiala

Sector:

Industry

State:

Punjab

Caste-Based Conflict
Common
Non-Forest (Other than Grazing Land)

Dalits in Punjab's Patiala Protest against Wrongful Auction of Common Land, Arrested

Kaidupur

Patiala

Sector:

Land Use

State:

Punjab

Encroachment by Non-Right Holders (Other than Caste-Based)
Common
Non-Forest (Other than Grazing Land)

Chandigarh Administration Demolishes 50 Illegal Buildings around Sukhna Lake, Residents Protest

Khuda Ali Sher

Chandigarh

Sector:

Land Use

State:

Chandigarh

Township/Real Estate
Common
Non-Forest (Other than Grazing Land)

Chandigarh Housing Board Flat work gets delay due to encroachment

Chandigarh

Chandigarh

Sector:

Infrastructure

State:

Chandigarh

Waste Management
Non-Forest (Other than Grazing Land)

Villagers protest against improper disposal of garbage in Chandigarh

Dhakoli and Baltana

Mohali

Sector:

Infrastructure

State:

Punjab

Forest Administration (Other than Protected Areas)
Forest and Non-Forest

Footballers to go on hunger strike to reclaim their village land in Gurugram.

Ghamroj

Gurugram

Sector:

Conservation and Forestry

State:

Haryana

Roads
Private

Landowners refuse to vacate structures for Mohali-Kharar flyover, stalls project.

Kharar

Mohali

Sector:

Infrastructure

State:

Punjab

Water Management
Private

Land Owners Protest Against De-Notification of Land Acquired for Dadupur- Nalvi Canal

Dadupur- Nalvi, Kurukshetra

Yamunanagar

Sector:

Infrastructure

State:

Haryana

Other Kind of Land Use
Both
Non-Forest (Other than Grazing Land)

Khaps Protest Against Eviction near Harappa-era site at Rakhigarhi in Haryana

Rakhigarhi

Hisar

Sector:

Land Use

State:

Haryana

Sand Mining
Common
Non-Forest (Other than Grazing Land)

Illegal Sand Mining in Punjab's Dera Bassi Poses Threat to Ecology

Dera Bassi

Mohali

Sector:

Mining

State:

Punjab

Sand Mining
Common
Forest, Forest and Non-Forest

Punjab Police Arrest 16 People in Illegal Sand Mining Case in Mohali

Majri Block, Kharar sub-divison

Mohali

Sector:

Mining

State:

Punjab

Roads
Private

Road Widening Project Displaces Old Shopkeepers Near Jallianwala Bagh

Amritsar

Amritsar

Sector:

Infrastructure

State:

Punjab