Who is Kudikidappukaran as per Land laws in Kerala?
Means a person who does not have a homestead nor any land exceeding five cents in extent and who has been permitted to use and occupy a portion of land as his homestead by the lawful owner of the land, as owner or as tenant, with or without an obligation to pay rent. For considering satisfactory occupation of land as kudikidappukaran the following has to be satisfied:
• the person has to occupy the land or homestead on the 1st day of April 1967
• the person continued to be in such occupation on the date of publication of the Kerala Land Reforms (Amendment) Bill, 1968, in the Gazette.