Singaram villagers want more for their land

  • By Hindu
  • | Sunday | 14th January, 2018

We will certainly do justice to you as yours is the first village to sell land for Mallannasagar,” the Collector assured the Singaram villagers. Incidentally the Singaram villagers met the Collector the day after the farmers of Etigaddakishtapur submitted a petition to to implement the Right to Fair Compensation in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act – 2013 (LA Act- 2013). The residents of Singaram village met Collector P. Venkataram Reddy here on Saturday and petitioned him to offer them the price being offered to villages being submerged under Kondapochamma Reservoir. Mr. Venkataram Reddy assured the villagers that it was his responsibility to fulfil the promise made by the government. We were offered ? 6 lakh per acre and we did not even protest,” the villagers told the Collector.

The residents of yet another village that is facing submergence under the proposed Mallannasagar Reservoir have come to a conclusion that what they were paid for their lands under GO 123 was not enough and are asking to be paid on par with the oustees of Kondapochamma Reservoir. The residents of Singaram village met Collector P.

Venkataram Reddy here on Saturday and petitioned him to offer them the price being offered to villages being submerged under Kondapochamma Reservoir.

The Collector discussed with them for more than an hour urging them to cooperate with the government in executing the irrigation project. Incidentally the Singaram villagers met the Collector the day after the farmers of Etigaddakishtapur submitted a petition to to implement the Right to Fair Compensation in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act – 2013 (LA Act- 2013). “We were first village in the district which came forward to sell our lands to the government for the proposed reservoir.

That was more than a year ago.

We were offered ? 6 lakh per acre and we did not even protest,” the villagers told the Collector. “Offer us the same price that is being paid under Kondapochamma project (The government is offering ? 12 lakh per acre to the displaced persons of — Bahilampur, Thanedarpally and Mamidyala villages).

Chief Minister K.

Every woman should be badly bruised & this video proves why


Stay updated with all the Hyderabad Latest News headlines here. For more exclusive & live news updates from all around India, stay connected with NYOOOZ.
Advertisement

IPL 2018   

IPL Playoffs: Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad Preivew

Related Articles