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The Land Ports Authority of India

The Land Port of Authority of India

 

Department of Border Management

 

(Ministry of Home Affairs)

 

 

Establishing the Land Ports Authority of India

  1. To oversee and regulate the construction, management and maintenance of the ICPs the setting up of a Statutory Authority called ‘Land Ports Authority of India’ (LPAI) was also approved. The LPAI is envisaged to function as an autonomous agency under the Department of Border Management, MHA with representation from the M/o External Affairs, M/o Commerce, D/o Revenue and other stakeholders. It would also associate with the State Governments and Border Guarding Forces concerned in its work. The LPAI is envisaged as a lean, oversight body aimed at providing better administration and cohesive management of cross-border movement of people and goods. It would be vested with powers on the lines of similar bodies like the Airports Authority of India.

Activities

  1. The Land Ports Authority of India (LPAI) has been envisaged as a statutory body which will function as a body corporate under the administrative control of the Department of Border Management, Ministry of Home Affairs. The LPAI is expected to provide better administration and cohesive management of entry points/land ports on the land borders and would be vested with the powers on the lines of similar bodies like Airports Authority of India. The Land Ports Authority of India Bill, 2010 as passed by Lok Sabha on 6th May, 2010 and Rajya Sabha on 19th August, 2010has received the assent of the President of India on 31st August, 2010 and the same has now become as Act viz. The Land Ports Authority of India Act, 2010. The Land Ports Authority of India Act, 2010 has been published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section I on 1st September, 2010 as Act No. 31 of 2010.

Constitution

  1. The Land Ports Authority of India has been constituted as follows:
    • Shri Anil Goswami ….. Chairman
    • Shri Rajvir Singh.....….. Member
    • Shri Mahendra Ranga .. Member

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Land Ports Authority of India


Room Nos.: 285-A & 288
Vigyan Bhawan Annexe
Maulana Azad Road,
New Delhi-110011.

  1. Read the following:
    1. The Land Ports Authority of India Act, 2010[PDF](0 bytes)
    2. Notification Land Ports Authority of India Acts, 2010[PDF](0 bytes)
    3. Notification Land Ports Authority of India Rules, 2011[PDF](8.11 MB)
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