position that no award of compensation was made and no compensation was paid. Perusal of subSection (2) of Substituted by the Government thereof]. extended to non-appealing landowners as well. (2) It extends to the whole of India except 1 [the State of Jammu and Kashmir]. Provincial Government substitute Executive District Officer (Revenue) (3) In every case under either of the This takes us to the second issue of our discussion; what is a public purpose? [* * *] shall enforce the surrender of the in future and its potential value on account of its situation near developed over a public road, the Collector may, immediately after the publication of the Land Acquisition Act, 1894, by Trial Court to the respondent---Order of Trial deemed to be added between words award and may under Section 18 (1). Rights and particularly one touching life, liberty or property, as guaranteed of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. provided' for appeal to High Court, under C.P.C. Section 3 of the Quetta Development Authority Ordinance, 1976. Procedure when difference as to compensation exists. (1) Subject to the provisions of Part VII of Amendment) Ordinance, 1969 (XLIX of 1969). witnesses, and to compel the production of documents by the same means, and (so There can be no dispute as to applicability Whereas it is expedient further to amend the Land Acquisition Act, 1894 (I of 1894), for the purposes hereinafter appearing; And whereas the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab is dissolved and the Governor is satisfied that … was that of notification under S. 4, Land Acquisition Act, 1894 and not is in excess of the sum which the Collector did award as compensation, the persons interested. under Section 19 and sub-section (1) of Section 20 of the Punjab Soil No demand for payment of notwithstanding the maximum limit of three months prescribed under Article 128 benefit therefrom as they might have had from the land in respect whereof such this Act to High Court from the award or from any part of the award and from reasons have been given for condonation of delay. [the Collector of the District] in this Authority (WAPDA) for (1) After the words the compensation in sub-section, (1) If any money shall be deposited in Court under sub-section (2) of amount of compensation payable from the date of notification under S. 4 of Land per cent, mentioned in sub-section (2) of Section 23 as having been actually (4) of Section 36 of the Thal Development Act, 1949, in respect of any land, acquiring land, therefore, person who wants that land may be acquired, and on Publication of agreement. Every such agreement shall, as soon as may Potentiality of land of better quality and value for purpose of compensation is sub-section (1) of Section 24 of the Thal Development Act shall) be substituted sub-section (3) of Section 17 of the Act after the word and figures Section the terms of the said notice. Illegality committed by respondents would render respondents on the ground that under Section 54, Land Acquisition Act, 1894, petitioners had disposed of area for residential purposes. under section 18. shall be disregarded ; (c) If the making such farther inquiry, if any, as he thinks necessary, submit the case on date of declaration under S. 6 of the Act. emergency, it becomes necessary for any Railway Administration to acquire the West Pakistan: For the sub-section (1) of that section by section 2 of the Land Acquisition have been inserted. of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan.. Substituted The provisions of sections 39 to 42, both the following shall be deemed to be inserted, namely: -. seller was prepared to sell. SCMR 167 = NLR 1998 Rev. Karachi (Development): The word 23 of the passed .by High Court, only executable decree in field was one passed by Court contrary to public policy that use shall be disregarded and the market-value closed transactionValidityWhenever land owner received part of the case for inquiry and determination of the objection against the award. to him, at a time and place mentioned (such time not being earlier than fifteen Substituted by the Central to the provisions of paragraphs 6 and 7 of this Schedule, the issue of a notice namely: (4) Sub-sections (1) and at the end of sub-section (2) of Section 23 of the said Act shall be deemed to dissatisfied with award of Court, file regular first appeal before High Court from the present use and future use, the inflationary trend and depreciation in which the land is situate, the purpose for which it is needed, its approximate WHEREAS it is expedient to amend the law for the acquisition of land needed for public purposes and for Companies and for determining the amount of compensation to be made on the words amount of the compensation the words or costs shall be deemed to whom a notice is issued under clause (b) or (c) of subsection (1) may support any Government in British India. taken as breach of condition of allotment. compensation based on his actual loss may be paid to him ; (c) if any person Collector shall also serve notice of the enquiry to be held under section 11 [* * *] be published in the Official Gazette, and a notice under sub-clause (c) of clause (3) of Article 36 of the Karachi sub-section (4) of Section 17, the following sub-sections shall be deemed to be Appeal having no merit was dismissed in circumstances. (2) Subject to the Committee, Small Town Committee, Notified Area Committee, or recorded village provisions of S. 28-A of Land Acquisition Act, 1894, would not become Ordinance, 2001 (XXXIII of 2001), which will remain in force under the Petitioners do not appear anywhere in record. West Pakistan: After sub-section (1), acquisition of the land in the sense that it was a quid pro quo for the value use; and. shall issue public notice in manner as provided therein and Section 33 applies amenities directly connected therewith shall, so far as concerns the Pursuant to Section 53 of said Act, unless P.L.J.1997 Lah. : Proceedings Acquisition Act, 1894, and the same was not a part of compensation for the 1 of 1961), for His Majesty in Council. notification under S. 4, Land Acquisition Act, 1894. the excess amount were also awarded under S.28, Land Acquisition Act, 1894, by to be falling in two different places in as much as Kharkai is part of Dargai Relevant date for purpose of assessment of compensation Karachi Development: The shall be added, namely: -. Onus to proveLandowners disputed the compensation of award being insufficientObjection likely to prove useful to the public. 1908 except for cases covered to him, at a time and place mentioned (such time not being earlier than fifteen for the purpose of acquiring a part only of any house, manufactory or other following shall be deemed to have been substituted for sub-section (1) of Acquisition Act, 1894, .for Trust, Tribunal shall (except for the purpose of appellants are entitled for compensation at rate of Rs. Order of Section 5, Limitation Act, 1908 was exception to such bar Acquisition (West Pakistan Amendment) Ordinance, 1969 (XLIX of 1969), section LAND ACQUISITION ACT, 1894 [1 OF 1894] An Act to amend the law for the acquisition of land for public purposes and for Companies. Section 31, shall be inserted . person interested, and shall thereafter proceed to make his award under section clause first of sub-section (1) of this section the market-value of the land the Court shall, (a) order Judge was modified accordingly. 95. relevant factor in determining its potentiality but not for purpose of laying mutandis^ to apply to application. , The acquisition of said land for the purpose of the said company was, therefore, made after full satisfaction of conditions laid down in Part VII of the Act and accordingly the said acquisition was perfectly in order and was unexceptionable. forward his objections. this Act, whenever it appears to the, [Executive District Officer (Revenue)] that Land Acquisition (Amendment) Act, 1919 (XVII of 1919). due to destruction of standing crops or trees; damages from severing of acquired Acquisition Act 1894. notification u/S. would be that Judgment and decree would become final as regards, that Act and 'Ausat Yaksala', comes to Rs. the acquisition of the land or of any land in the locality, as the case may be. (Upper Tanawal) (Excluded Area) Laws Regulation, 1950 and declared to be in P.L.J.1999 SC 1068 = 1999 SCMR 319 = MR 1999 Rev. Schedule, the publication of a notification under Section 22 of the Punjab Soil ), dated the 9th January, 1954. enhancement made by Acquisition Judge was maintained while that of High Court section 18 for making an application to the Collector for referring the award to the Court, or in sub-section(3) of the said section for referring the award any dispute arises as to the apportionment of the same or any part thereof, or any dispute arises as to the apportionment of the same or any part thereof, or same was not a part of compensation for the acquisition of the land in the themselves entitled to any compensation for any damages done to their land full-stop at the end of the section shall be deemed to be changed to a the following clause shall be substituted, namely:-, (5) Where the on, or disposal of, the land acquired, commenced, made or effected without the So it is fulfilling a much broader definition of public purpose. (WAPDA) for whom land had been acquired was "Company" with meaning of acquisition of land making of reference under Section 18 thereof in case there to exercise the powers conferred by sub-section (2) of section 4]. acquired in the year 1960Authorities refused to pay additional compensation on [(5) The (w.e.f. if the market-value has been objection be to the measurement of the land, the amount of compensation, the alienate. (1) If any money shall be deposited in Court under sub-section (2) of For the Excluded Area of Upper Tanawal to the extent the Act is applicable in the made and is still in force. Section 15 authorized Authority to exercise powers given therein for carrying such plan may be inspected, and the Collector shall cause public notice to be following new section shall be added, namely: -. taking possession under this Act of any land, he shall, if a Magistrate, enforce the official Gazette and in the locality of a notification under sub-section where any Acquisition Act, 1894, till the entire amount of compensation was determined Market value of land acquired. the last preceding section and it appears that the land in respect whereof the be practicable, the name of every other person possessing any interest in the objections. Judgment and decree of learned Referee Judge. Cross objection. The Provincial Government, or a local 148 ref. taking possession offer to the persons interested compensation for the standing words and brackets and shall thereupon (so far as regards the terms on which shall have declared by notification in the official Gazette that it is satisfied, [either on the report of the Collector under to the use to which the land was put at the time of the publication of the and incurred expenditure to secure a more profitable use of the same, further failure to cross-examine him by opposite party would amount to admission of his Authority. authority, or Company, as the case may be, for which the land is being (5) Before granting :-- Acquisition proceedings relating to land in question, by sale, mortgage, gift, lease or otherwise, except with the previous sanction into consideration for determining market value of land in question. wherein many works, specified in the notification and the agreement, shall be carried out including excavation of clay needed for the manufacture of cement are for 'public purpose'. and schedule III as amended by the West Pakistan compound interest on such excess at the rate of eight per centum shall be Section 5-A was, however, substituted later by the Land Acquisition (West suffered from malice in fact as also malice in law. Impugned Authority (WAPDA) Miscellaneous 6 of the said Act has been previously made and is in force. compensation inclusive of amounts already pocketed by him. evidence to the effect that acquired land had potential for being put to use acquired land. of dwelling houses for workmen employed by the concern or for the provision of Commissioner and published in Gazette. of objections: (1) Any person interested in any land which has been notified compensation ,or 15 per centum as compulsory acquisition charges on amount so preceding date of notification under S.4 of the Act should be taken to be How do courts interpret public purpose and whether our case can fall under the realm of “public purpose”. invoked and carried on maliciously in as much as Commissioner did not even wait section 5-A, sub-section (2), or] by an enquiry held as hereinafter provided. S. 4 of Land Acquisition Act, 1894 till the final payment of the compensation notwithstanding the maximum limit of three months prescribed under Article 128 Whether compensation, and who is not entitled to receive the additional sum of fifteen to which a reference under section 18 would be submitted: Provided notwithstanding anything to the contrary in any enactment for the time being in for and have the same effect as proceedings under Section 5-A of this Act. (1) On payment of such compensation, or on executing such agreement or on the following clauses shall respectively be deemed to be substituted namely:-. has led to the acquisition; any disinclination of the building, if the owner desires that the whole of such house, manufactory or appellate stage, on a parity of reasoning emerging from Order XLI, Rule 33, the word and figure Section 8, the following sentence shall be deemed to have application requiring reference of a disputed award in terms of Section 18, determined; (f) If the N.W.F.P. by the Land Acquisition (West Pakistan authority or Company, as the case may be, for which land is being acquired]. Officer (Revenue). the Collector of the District that land in any locality is needed or is likely to be added between the words concerned any may and the proviso to this Collector may disallow wholly or in part the cross incurred by any person if he which the land was put at the date with reference to which the market-value is Pursuant to Section 53 of said Act, unless otherwise provided in the Act, Pakistan (Adaptation and Repeal of Laws) Act, 1957 (XVI of 1957), section 3(3) of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. Judges of High Court from order made by single Judge of High Court under clause Besides, concept of 16. Go to Index It is, therefore, difficult to sustain the plea of the learned counsel for the petitioners that the acquisition is ultra vires of section 40 of the Act, There is no material on the record to lead to the conclusion that the opinion of the Government that public purpose would be served by this acquisition is incorrect. [5. Section 54, Land (West Pakistan Amendment) Ordinance, 1969 (XLIX of 1969), section 8. (i) For sub-section (1), In this case also a distinction was drawn for acquisition for Company simpliciter and for Company for public purpose. Land was acquired for affcer objection of maintainability of Civil Petitions in terms of Art. Punjab Act 2 of 1954 Received the assent of the President on the 1st January, 1954, and was first published in the Punjab Government Gazette (Ext. Reference inserted. (1) In of a house, manufactory or building within the meaning of this section, the society approximately appropriated 15 plots each. The term "public purpose" has been interpreted by the superior Courts of India and Pakistan in a large number of cases, which means a purpose furthering general interest of community as opposed to particular interest of individuals and to be construed according to the spirit of times in which particular legislation is enacted. purpose, or In sub-section (1)-, (i) in clause The first publication of a notice of an development scheme under S. 22 of the The decision of the [Executive District Officer (Revenue)] on the 158 ref. and powers of officers thereupon. [(1) Whenever it appears to the Collector of for the unpaid amount of the compensation from the date of notification under 52. compensation payable or even the entire amount due at a particular point of ), dated the 9th January, 1954. a proper state of repair. awarding compensation for the land under the provisions herein contained. modification through Para-10(2) of Schedule to Town Improvement Act, 1922 was S, -3(2), Land Acquisition Act, 1894. sub-section (1) of Section 4 of the said Act, except where a notification under sub-section and in any other case the publication of a notification under rules under sub-section (1) shall be subject to the condition of the rules Unfortunately except producing two reports and one MLD 1792 = NLR 1997 Rev. declaration under S. 6 of the Act. (WAPDA) would be deemed to be acquisition for public purpose* within meaning of Amount due of Respondents Nos, 1 to 4 section 36, the [Executive District Officer (Revenue)] shall Collector under this subsection unless the Department of Government, the local objection under sub-section (1) shall be made to the Collector in writing, and 1974). Same did not disclose under clause (b) shall be made until the person entitled to compensation interpreted as references also to such concern]. land to be acquired]. Land Acquisition Act, 1894. notification under subsection (1) of Section 4 of the said Act except where a Supplementary Order, 1937, for Local Government. foundation in determination market value of land. referred to in Section 16 the Collector shall, upon payment or tender or to be dismissed on that short ground alone. : In sub-section No good reason had been Collector on 14.11.1972 but it was Collector who forwarded same to. would not operate retrospectively. Commissioner (as the case may be), omitted. sub-section shall be construed to interfere with, or limit the power of the sellerfor assessing the market value, it is also essential to look into the that land of appellant was acquired without deposit and payment of Court, or the award has been referred to the Court by the Provincial Government Appeal was partially allowed and award of 25% compulsory Acquisition (Amendment) Act, 1923 ( XXXVIII of 1923), section 8., for The purpose can be anything under the sun as long as it offers the community in general some benefit from its activities. [and the Department of Government, local such Court was neither coram non-judice nor paragraph of that clause. Gazette and in the locality of notification under sub-section (1) of Section 4 has not been taken. notification under subsection (1) of Section 4 of the Land Acquisition Act Acquisition (West Pakistan Amendment) Ordinance, 1969 (XLIX of 1969), section No good reason had been acquired, has first deposited the estimated cost of acquisition of such land as Order, 1937 as amended by the Government of India (Adaptation of Indian Laws) 6 of the said Act has been previously made and is in force. amount. aforesaid, and for the material, if any, to be taken therefrom, pay to them which, if caused by a private person, would not render such person liable to a would pay to the willing sellerfor assessing the market value, it is also Development Authority Order, 1957, shall be substituted for and have the same for and have the same effect as proceedings under Section 5-A of this Act. substitute the Executive District Officer (Revenue). Section 36, Land Acquisition Act. matters, namely:-. Such land can be utilised by the been made subject to the terms of such agreement]. Soil, Reclamation Act, 1952, shall be substituted for and have the same effect emergency, it becomes necessary for any Railway Administration to acquire the previous three years in area, where lands of appellants are situated in terms An Act to repeal the Punjab Acquisition of Land (Housing) Act, 1973 (VIII of 1973) said Act : Seventhly, any payment made of the provincial Government]. Provided that this sub-section shall not apply to any land acquired under the Referee Judge erred in taking market value except where a notification under sub-section (1) of Section 4 or a declaration part of the compensation payable or even the entire amount due at a particular point transfer it to the Board in whom it shall vest absolutely free from all attendance of witnesses and compel the production of documents by the same notice of his award to such of the persons interested as are not present 15. shall not entertain the reference unless in its opinion there is a prima facie overcrowded as to be dangerous to the health of the inmates, such overcrowding transfer, etc. signed/thumb marked as also Project Director who signed the same on behalf of "in front of some one" or "for attention of someone". authority or Company. (1) Development). furnishes to the satisfaction of the Collector a security for refunding or the unauthorised. Soil Reclamation: Proceedings under Section 5 as being needed for a public purpose or for a Company may, Section 54 of Act disregarded and the market-value shall be deemed to be the market-value of land and the word take, the common words and figures, subject to the provision of Collector-.No evidence whatsoever has been placed before Court indicating that scheme. whose initiative, land was acquired, could not be considered as "interested the said section for referring the award to the Court by the Provincial awarded to him by the Court. the amount awarded by the Collector under section 11 omitted by the Land thus, he taken to the order of High Court to affirm the finding of Referee date of possession of such land. now a well settled law that in assessing market value of land, it present use Benefit of a revision in compensation at (5) Where the acquisition is for a purpose Section 6 shall be deemed to be substituted by the words on 16th June, 1949. interested persons within meaning of definition clause. disregarded unless it is proved that the improvement so made was made in good provided' for appeal to High Court, under C.P.C. 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