Draft Model Bill For Rural Land Owners

New Delhi, June 28: | Updated: Jun 29 2002, 05:30am hrs
The Union rural development minister, M Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday released a draft model Bill on pattadar pass book and a model pattadar pass book which will empower the land owners with related information on their landholdings. Pattadar pass book can be used as a legal document for sourcing credit from banks.

Mr Naidu said that small landholders are usually susceptible to different types of harassment and botheration.