Q. With reference to kurki, consider the following statements;
1.It means attachment of a farmer’s land, already pledged to the money lending institution or individual, in case of loan default.
2.The kurki is not considered as a valid document under Civil Procedure Code..
Which of the statements given above is/are incorrect?

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: B
Notes:

Statement 1 is correct: It means attachment of a farmer’s land, already pledged to the money lending institution or individual, in case of loan default.

Statement 2 is incorrect: Kurki orders are executed under Section 60 of the Civil Procedure Code, 1908. The land which is pledged by the farmer to the bank or moneylender gets registered in their name. In some cases, the land is auctioned as well.

Source: The Hindu