East Bengal State Acquisition and Tenancy (2nd Amendment) Ordinance, 1960

East Bengal State Acquisition and Tenancy (2nd Amendment) Ordinance,
1960

Subsection 2(a) of

Section 20

The definition of the terms ‘Hat’ or ‘Bazar’

The
implication of this ordinance is that the Hats and Bazars are subject to
acquisition by the Government, irrespective of lands covered by building.

Abinash Chandra Vs Province of East Pakistan.
13 BLT (HCD)273

Sub-Section 2(a) of Section 20

Whether
a Debottor Property cannot be acquired After deletion and substitution of the
“Explanation” to the Section 3 of the Act by inserting the sub-section 2(a) by
the Ordinance No. Xli of 1960, there were, no more, the ‘Exception’ that “land
covered by building do not include Hats and Bazars” and as such, there were no
bar in law to acquire a Debottor land situated in a Bazar.

Abinash Chandra Vs Province of East Pakistan.
13 BLT (HCD) 273.