By now it is evident that anything is possible for the Hyderabad land mafia. A small loophole..and negligence from government’s end, illegal activities to the tune of thousands of crores surfaces. How big is the land..who are the owners..is it a disputed land, nothing matters to the kabza kings. In contrary to the TRS government’s claims to turn Hyderabad into an iconic city, numerous illegal land occupation incidents continued to bring new troubles for KCR and the team.
Government which will enacts special laws to eliminate the disparities between the rich and poor here turned a blind eye. Tenancy and Agricultural Lands Act, 1950, Land Ceiling Act 1973 which was brought to abolish the feudal system, Urban Land Ceiling Act 1976, and Record of Right Act 1989 was enforced to provide justice to everyone which seems to go on a toss in Telangana.
The land which was once registered as government land in records will go into the hands of private owners soon after the government changes. All the eyes including the ruling party leaders will be on Surplus lands. Taking cue of the loopholes in the administration and acts, private construction companies have now taken hold of hundreds of acres of lands illegally.
Survey Nos. 35,37,40,42 to 47,53 in Gachibowli revenue were on record as 137 acres of 17-hole government land. After the construction of the Hi-Tech City, new societies sprang up, with the registration of Dalit families first. The then leaders completed that process without specifying the extent of lands was registered. However, records have it that the land was previously allocated to political suffragettes and freedom fighters.
ToliVelugu rolled up the sleeves to bring out the shocking truths of how thousands of acres of government lands went into the private clutches. Follow the thread for more updates on illegal societies that built empires on these disputed lands.