The verdict of the YS Jagan Mohan Reddy executive in Andhra Pradesh to create 3 capitals for the state with the executive capital being shifted from Amaravati to Visakhapatnam has created hurdles for enlargement of the Gannavaram airport close to Vijayawada.
Masses of farmers, who had given away round 1229 acres of land to the state executive in 2016 below land pooling scheme (LPS) for the growth of the airport via the Airport Authority of India, at the moment are refusing to transport out except the federal government can pay them an enormous reimbursement.
Throughout the Telugu Desam Birthday party’s reign, those farmers, belonging to Ajjampudi, Allapuram, Atkuru, Buddhavaram, Chinavutapalli, Kesrapalli and Gannavaram have been allocated residential and business plots of the scale 1,000 sq. yards and 200 squareyards respectively within the capital area of Amaravati in lieu of the lands that they had surrendered to the federal government for the airport enlargement.
They signed an settlement with the then AP Capital Area Building Authority to that impact and have been allocated plots in numerous localities of Amaravati in 2018, as consistent with the grasp plan.
Alternatively, with the Jagan Mohan Reddy executive dumping the Amaravati capital town challenge and deciding to head in for the three- capital plan, the farmers of Gannavaram airport area are left within the lurch.
A farmer from Buddhavaram village, who didn’t need to be named, stated the farmers have been allocated plots in Amaravati simplest on paper, however had no longer been given ownership of the websites, as the advance of Amaravati was once nonetheless in growth.
“Now that the existing executive has deserted the capital plan at Amaravati, our plots haven’t any worth there. We wish our lands again or be paid reimbursement as consistent with the legislation,” he stated.
Those that surrendered lands to the state executive additionally come with prime profile other people like former Union minister and senior BJP chief U V Krishnam Raju and in style Telugu movie manufacturer C Ashwini Dutt, who had purchased agriculture lands and evolved farm properties and orchards.
On Monday, Ashwini Dutt filed a petition within the state prime court docket in search of a path to the state executive to pay reimbursement of Rs 210 crore in opposition to 39.15 acres of land he had surrendered to the federal government at Kesrapalli village for the Gannavaram airport enlargement.
He stated his land was once positioned in a primary business space across the airport and the registration worth of the land is round Rs 1.25 crore to Rs 1.50 crore consistent with acre. He demanded that the federal government pay 4 occasions the worth of the land as reimbursement sooner than taking ownership of the land for the airport.
“As consistent with the clause within the settlement signed with the APCRDA, we’ve the correct to say reimbursement and damages if the APCRDA breaches the settlement. Now that APCRDA has been abolished and development of the capital town is deserted, there is not any hope for construction of Amaravati, the place we have been allocated plots. So, we’re constrained to invoke the clause and search damages,” Dutt stated in his petition.
In the meantime, Krishnam Raju additionally filed a equivalent petition within the prime court docket in search of good enough financial reimbursement for his 31 acres of land at Kesrapalli, which he had surrendered to the federal government for airport enlargement.