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SC:Land belonging to Scheduled Castes or Tribes cannot be bought by Non-Dalits


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The Supreme Court of India on 20 September 2012 ruled that the land belonging to scheduled castes or tribes cannot be bought by non-dalits, including companies as such transactions are unconstitutional. A bench of justices KS Radhakrishnan and Dipak Misra gave the verdict on an appeal by the Rajasthan government against the state High Court's order holding such a sale to be valid in law.

The Rajasthan High Court had passed its order on an appeal by a private firm against the refusal by the state authorities to recognise or grant mutation to the purchase of a plot by the company from a person belonging to scheduled caste.

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By:Vikas Rathour | On:19-JUL-2015 20:54:43

General candidate can purchase sc land.

By:dinotifyin the land belongs Sc and ST | On:15-JUN-2015 08:59:04

Sir if govt dinotify the land belongs to Sc to the another person, then whether it is challengeble against govt. ?

By:indrajit kumar | On:04-JUN-2015 14:54:36

छतीशगढ राज्य में अनुसूचित जाति/जनजाति के ज़मीन को एक सामान्य श्रेणी के व्क्यति द्वारा खरीदने की प्रक्रिया क्या है? कृपया हिंदी में जवाब देने की कृपा करे.

By:Yuvraj Kapgate | On:30-MAY-2015 12:34:49

OBC candidate can buy the land of ST candidate ? Please give me sugetion && criteria

By:shubham kumari | On:27-MAY-2015 12:05:41

Sir please answer that general can purchase the land of nc Obc

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