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As part of the Model Tenancy Act 2021, rental tribunals and courts will be established in all Indian states.

The Model Tenancy Act calls for establishing rent tribunals and courts in every district for speedy dispute redressal between landowners and tenants.

The Model Tenancy Act calls for establishing rent tribunals and courts in every district for speedy dispute redressal between landowners and tenants.The Government of India put up the draft proposal in 2019, designed to boost rental housing in the country and reduce litigation. The Union Cabinet approved the Model Tenancy Act on June 2, 2021. The act mainly aims to overhaul the tenancy market in India. The act aims to spur the growth of the rental sector and protect the interests of both the landlord and tenants and is only applicable for future tenancies.

According to the act, separate rent authority, rent courts, and rent tribunals in every state and Union Territories to hear appeals for matters connected to rental housing would be established. States and UT's can adopt the law as it is or amend the existing laws as they find suitable. Further, the law stipulates that the Rent court or the authority has to dispose of the case within a fixed time of 60 days from the date of filing the case.

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