No. MADC.1/ L&R/Admn/2013
MARA AUTONOMOUS DISTRICT COUNCIL
LAND REVENUE & SETTLEMENT DEPARTMENT: SIAHA
Dated Siaha, the 31, March, 2014.
In exercise of the power conferred by section 17 and 22 of the Mara Autonomous District Council (Non-Agricultural Land Settlement) Act, 2011 and section 14 and 19 of the Mara Autonomous District Council (Agricultural Land Settlement) Act, 2011, the Executive Committee of the Mara Autonomous District Council is pleased to notify for information of all concerned that all Land Donation Certificates in respect of various plots of Land within the Mara Autonomous District Council so far allotted to Government Departments, Companies, Firms or other Associations of persons shall stand revoked as the system of allotting land by lease shall be introduced w.e.f 1st April, 2014.
The Executive Committee of the Mara Autonomous District Council is further pleased to order that on and from the stipulated date, if any Government Department, Company, Firm or any other Association of person is in occupation of any plot or plots of Land by virtue of Land Donation Certificate, such Department, Company, Firm or Association of persons shall be treated as unauthorized occupant of such plot of Land and shall be deemed to have violated the provisions of the said Acts and shall be evicted as provided under Section 27 and Section 22 respectively of the said Acts.
Consequently, all Government Departments, Companies, Firms or Associations of persons in possession of Land by means of Land Donation Certificates are hereby informed to apply for Land Lease Certificate for the plot or plots of Land actually used or occupied by them and surrender their respective Land Donation Certificates to the undersigned on or before 31.3.2014. However, those who already surrendered their Land Donation Certificates to this Department shall be deemed to have already applied for Land Lease Certificates on the condition that the Executive Committee may acquire for public purpose, any plot or any portion of Land covered by the boundary of such Land Donation Certificate which is not used for the purpose for which it was allotted.
By order, in the name of the Executive Committee.
Sd/- Beimosa Azyu
Senior Revenue Officer
Mara Autonomous District Council