One Man One Khatian (OMOK) is a system that was introduced in the state of West Bengal to simplify the process of land registration and to reduce the scope of land-related disputes. The system is aimed at ensuring that each individual or family is allotted a unique plot of land, which is registered in their name, and cannot be encroached upon by any other person
In West Bengal, land records have a long and complex history that dates back to the pre-colonial era. The state has seen various rulers and governments, each with their own policies and systems for maintaining land records. In this article, we will take a closer look at the history of land records in West Bengal, from the pre-colonial period to the present day.