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New Changes Inserted to the West Bengal Thika Tenancy (Acquisition and Regulation) (Amendment) Act, 2019

Introduction: Meaning of Thika Tenancy: Thika tenancy is the tenancy where an individual occupies the land of a landlord by a written lease or by purchase or gift for residential, manufacturing or for business purpose. Different sections defined along with new provisions as follows: “In section 2 of the West Bengal Thika Tenancy (Acquisition and […]

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New Changes to Thika Tenancy in West Bengal

In continuation to the earlier analysis of thika tenancy in West Bengal : https://advocatechenoyceil.com/2013/07/13/deconstructing-west-bengal-thika-tenancy/ It has now come to light that the current West Bengal government is trying to bring a one window mechanism to help thika tenants and bharatias regulate their holding. Under the new law, the thika tenants or bharatias will not require the […]

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Deconstructing West Bengal Thika Tenancy

In 1949, the State of West Bengal enacted the Calcutta Thika Tenancy Act, 1949 with effect from 28th February, 1949 for better provisions relating to the law of landlord and tenant in respect of thika tenancies in Calcutta. Thika tenant means any person (including his Successors in interest) holding land under written/otherwise lease paying rental […]