Truth vs Hype: The Myth of Land Acquisition | Read
PUBLISHED ON: November 29, 2014 | Duration: 19 min, 37 sec
The proposed amendments to the Land Acquisition Act to make them less stringent have been justified citing shortage of land for industry. But a detailed investigation found that at least 45 % of land under the industrial development corporations of 5 major Indian states lies vacant. This week on Truth vs Hype- are the tensions around land acquisition the result of government's mismanagement of its resources?