INDUSTRIAL POLICY 2012
4.1 (a) Efforts will be made to create land bank
in each district by acquiring a minimum of 200-500 acres of land and
demarcating them as industrial estates with provision of basic industrial
(b) A comprehensive exercise will be
undertaken to identify and utilize land that is owned by the Government or
common land, mostly waste and fallow land in different parts of the State.
4.2 Some Industrial Units (Central Public
Sector Undertakings, State Government Undertakings and Private Enterprises)
are trying to retain excess land, earlier allotted to them, for decades. In
a scheduled V State like Jharkhand, the actual requirement of these
industries needs be reassessed and, wherever required, land in excess of
their requirement and which is not being used for the purpose for which it
was allotted, will be taken back by the Govt. and inventory of such surplus
land will be worked out to create land bank. This will enable the State to
offer land readily to investors as and when required.
4.3 Project proposals of Investors for
setting up industries will be thoroughly scrutinized to arrive at the
actual requirement of land for the project.
4.4(a) Land acquisition for industrial
enterprises i.e. voluntary or involuntary shall be done as
provided/applicable under Indian Land Acquisition Act and Jharkhand
Voluntary Land Acquisition Rule 2010.
Purchase of Land for Industrial Enterprises shall be done as provided under
of Schedule Area Act (PESA) shall be applied in (a) & (b), wherever
of Revenue and Land Reform shall be duty bound to expedite the above
mentioned Land Acquisitions in a time bound manner.
of Revenue and Land Reform shall work-out a detailed time frame for the
disposal of proposal as provided in 4.4 (a) & (b). The details of
status of different proposals shall be placed on the website of the
4.6 GM land or Government land may be
transferred to the investing industrial enterprises only when most of the
raiyat and other types of land availability is ensured.
4.7 GM land may be leased out to the investing
industrial enterprises for 30 years with a provision of renewal of lease
twice on specified terms and conditions notified by the Department of
Revenue and Land Reform. However, the land shall be used for the purpose it
has been allotted within 5 years from the date of transfer.
4.8 In case of conversion of agricultural
land for industrial purpose the prevailing revenue rules pertaining to rent
and transfer will be applicable.
4.9 (a) All efforts shall be made to
avoid use of double cropped or rich agricultural land and to minimize
(b)Waste land / degraded forest land may be made available
by the State Government on long term lease basis after taking prior
approval from the Government of India. under Section ‘2’ of Forest
(Conservation) Act 1980, wherever required, for plantation development /
tourism purposes which will encourage forest based / tourism industries.
4.10 Government will try to acquire land in
new suitable location and ensure infrastructure development for specific
and general industries.