Chaudhary Charan Singh Archives

Guides passage of UP Consolidation of Holdings Act of 1953 in UP Legislative Assembly

1953

Guides the passage of UP Consolidation of Holdings Act of 1953 in UP Legislative Assembly and implements it successfully from 1954. He exempts fertilizer from sales tax and frames a policy for redistribution of land obtained by imposition of ceiling on large farmers to Scheduled Castes. He also exempts payment of land revenue for farmers owning land up to three and half acres. He prepares a bill, first of its own kind in the country, to regulate the sale and purchase of animals though the bill could not be passed as G.B. Pant moved to Delhi.