Vol. 1, Issue 12 (2016)
Impact of land acquisition on agriculture in India: A descriptive analysis
Author(s): Mukesh Kumar
Abstract: Land acquisition is a big issue in India at present. The government acquires the land for public purpose or for the development of infrastructure. Compulsory land acquisition is creates a problem for the farmers because the fertile land is acquired. It affects the production of agricultural products. Indian economy is many agriculture based economy. So many agricultural products are exported to other countries but the policy of land acquisition affects negatively to the production and it is possible that India’s exports of agricultural products will decline in future. If the fertile land will acquired then how it is possible that India exports the products produced by the land. The production will low and India will import the food-grains in future. The paper focus on the effects of land acquisition on agricultural production and try to know the effects in future on the basis of current situation.