The PM announcement makes it clear that the government will try to use the legislative route to enact the law. PTI
- Land ordinance to lapse; govt to include suggestions in Bill
- 17:11 HRS IST
- New Delhi:Faced with stiff resistance, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced that the government will not re-promulgate the controversial Ordinance on Land Acquisition which expires tomorrow and declared readiness to incorporate any suggestion in the bill on it which is pending in Rajya Sabha to benefit the farmers. Apparently referring to the political opponents, he said lot of doubts have been created over the land bill and fear instilled among farmers even though states had suggested amendments to the Act of 2013 for the benefit of villages and villagers.