Singur farmers The Calcutta High Court today granted continuation of the stay of the trial court order validating the Singur Land Rehabilitation and Development Act which has been challenged by the Tatas.

A division bench of justices Pinaki Chandra Ghose and Mrinal Kanti Chaudhuri passed the order granting continuation of the stay till disposal of the appeal.

The West Bengal Government lawyers on Wednesday assured a Division Bench of the Calcutta High Court that land distribution at Singur to the unwilling farmers will not be carried out overnight.

Keeping up the tempo on its industrialisation drive, the Mamata Banerjee government on Tuesday announced clearance of the land ceiling hurdle which was holding up the Jindal Steel Works project at

Tata Motors will challenge the Calcutta High Court order upholding the validity of the Singur Land and Rehabilitation and Development Act.

KOLKATA, 28 SEPT: The Singur Land Rehabilitation and Development Act, 2011, was declared "constitutional and valid" by Mr Justice IP Mukerji of Calcutta High Court today.

Asks state to pay compensation to Tatas; allows co time till Nov 2 to approach SC

The Singur Land Rehabilitation and Development Act, 2011, is meant for “acquisition of land leased out to the Tatas,” but there is “sufficient public purpose” in doing so, the Calcutta High Court said on Wednesday, upholding the Act.

The high court here will decide the winner in the first round of court battle between Tata Motors and the West Bengal government in the Singur land case tomorrow.

Though the verdict, slated to be announced in the morning, will mark the end of a case being fought over the last three months, the battle dates back to the middle of 2006, when Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee, now West Bengal’s chief minister, started agitating against Tatas’ global small car project, the Nano, at Singur.

The hearing on the petition filed by Tata Motors Ltd challenging the Constitutional validity of the Singur Land Rehabilitation and Development Act, 2011 in the Calcutta High Court was concluded her

The State Advocate General, Mr Anindya Mitra, on Thursday said that the West Bengal Government was agreeable to provide compensation to Tata Motors Ltd as fixed by the district judge of Hooghly und