S.O. 1433(E): Whereas by the notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways No.S.O. 1435 (E), dated 4th June 2013, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-Section (ii) and issued under sub-section (1) of section 3A of the National Highways Act, 1956 (48 of 1956) (hereinafter referred to as the said Act), the central government declared its intention to acquire land specified in the Schedule annexed to the said notification for building (widening/two laning etc.), maintenance, management and operation of NH-458 in the stretch of land from km 163.800 to km 247.300 (Nimbijodha-Jassakhera section) in Pali district of Rajasthan;
And whereas the substance of the said notification has been published in “Dainik Bhaskar” and “Rajasthan Patrika”, both dated the 25th August, 2013, under sub-section (3) of section 3A of the said Act;
And whereas objections have been received and the same have been considered and disallowed by the competent authority;
And whereas, in pursuance of sub-section (1) of section 3D of the said Act, the competent authority has submitted its report to the central government;
Now, therefore, upon receipt of the said report of the competent authority and in exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 3D of the said Act, the central government hereby declares that the land specified in the said Schedule should be acquired for the aforesaid purpose;
And further, in pursuance of sub-section (2) of section 3D of the said Act, the central government hereby declares that on publication of this notification in the Official Gazette, the land specified in the said Schedule shall vest absolutely in the central government, free from all encumbrances.
— F.No.NHAI/BOT-II/1012/01/2007 LA
Maya Prakash, Director, New Delhi, June 3, 2014