S.O. 849(E): In exercise of powers conferred by 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, after being satisfied that for the public purpose, the land, is required for building (widening/four laning etc.), maintenance, management and operation of NH-6 including construction of bypasses, on the stretch of land from km 239/000 to km 282/000 (Sambalpur-Raipur section) in Raipur district of Chhattisgarh, hereby declares its intention to acquire such land. Any person interested in the said land may, within twenty-one days from the date of publication of this notification in the official Gazette, object to the use of such land for the aforesaid purpose under sub-section(1) of Section 3C of the said Act. Every such objection shall be made to the concern Competent Authority, namely Sub-Divisional Officer (Civil), Raipur, Chhattisgarh, in writing, and shall set out the grounds thereof and the competent authority shall give the objector an opportunity of being heard, either in person or by a legal practitioner, and may, after hearing all such objections and after making such further enquiry, if any, as the competent authority thinks necessary, by order, either allow or disallow the objections. Any order made by the competent authority under sub-section (2) of Section 3C of the said act shall be final.
— Maya Prakash, Deputy Secretary, March 20, 2014