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Mar 14 1991 (HC)

Gurdev Singh and ors. Etc. Vs. State of Himachal Pradesh and ors.

Court : Himachal Pradesh

Decided on : Mar-14-1991

Reported in : AIR1992HP70,1992CriLJ2542

..... condition of servitude is created which would be not less involuntary because of the original agreement to work out the indebtedness. the contract exposes the debtor to liability for the loss due to the breach, but not to enforced labour.' 'peonage is sometimes classified as voluntary or involuntary, but this implies simply ..... of the constitutional provision could be defeated with obvious facility if through the guise of contracts under which advances had been made, debtors could be held to compulsory service. it is the compulsion of the service that the statute inhibits, for when that occurs, the ..... that the debtor contracted to perform the labour which is sought to be compelled does not withdraw the attempted does not withdraw the attempted enforcement from the condemnation of the statute. the full intent ..... one man is disposed off or coerced foranother's benefit, which is the esserice ofinvoluntary servitude.' then, dealing with the contention that the employee in that case had voluntarily contracted to perform the service which was sought to be compelled and there was therefore no violation of the provisions of the thirteenth amendment, the learned judge observed: 'the fact .....

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Nov 01 1991 (HC)

Purewal and Associates Ltd. and anr. Vs. Punjab National Bank and ors.

Court : Himachal Pradesh

Decided on : Nov-01-1991

Reported in : AIR1992HP26,[1993]76CompCas858(HP)

..... general right of lien when that was not the subject matter of the writ petition; nor could he have intended to waive the lien or given a go-by the contract between the parties, as indicated in the documents of loan etc. executed by the parties. the 'misapprehension' and 'mistake' are apparent.46. who then is to correct this mistake? as ..... by concession in the writ petition have given away or intended to have give away this general right of lien which was available to the banker both under the indian contract act and in terms of the agreement executed between the bank and the non-applicants? further, would this not have resulted in imposing a condition contrary to what wasspecially mentioned ..... under a mistake. i entirely dissent from the view taken by the lower appellate court that it is a question of interpretation. it is not like the construction of a contract. counsel cannot make bargains with the court, nor the court with counsel. the rule is that parties are bound by what counsel do in the exercise of their discretion acting .....

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Jan 14 1991 (HC)

Commissioner of Income-tax Vs. Mohan MeakIn Breweries Ltd.

Court : Himachal Pradesh

Decided on : Jan-14-1991

Reported in : [1991]192ITR134(HP)

..... , whether by way of provision of food or beverages or in any other manner whatsoever and whether or not such provision is made by reason of any express or implied contract or custom or usage of trade, but does not include expenditure on food or beverages provided by the assessee to his employees in office, factory or other place of their ..... or drinks to a client, constituent or customer is in the nature of bare necessity, or by way of ordinary courtesy, or as an express or implied term of the contract of employment spelled out from long-standing practice or custom of trade or business, it will not amount to entertainment.(c) if the provision of food or drinks to a .....

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Jan 14 1991 (HC)

Himachal Road Transport Corporation Vs. Arvind Singh Mann and ors.

Court : Himachal Pradesh

Decided on : Jan-14-1991

Reported in : 1991ACJ825

..... benefit to a passenger as a result of the contract. on the same principle, on the basis of which receipt of insurance amount, provident fund, pension or gratuity benefits by the dependants of victim are ..... during his lifetime. purchase of a ticket on the part of a passenger entitles his dependants to receive the benefit of insurance amount under a contract which comes into existence on payment of the price of ticket, which includes the additional levy. this financial benefit is in essence a deferred ..... the provisions of passengers and goods taxation act is a statutory levy and the moment a passenger pays the amount of statutory levy, a statutory contract comes into existence between the passenger and the state. the amount of levy so collected from passenger is kept apart for being dealt with in ..... scheme was prevalent only in the state of himachal pradesh for which a small surcharge on the passenger tax is charged from passengers of stage/contract carriages under the provisions of the passengers and goods taxation act and as the claims tribunal is required to award just compensation under the ..... to the ex gratia payment as laid down in the schedule for death or disablement of the bona fide passenger travelling in stage carriage or contract carriage registered and/or licensed in the state of himachal pradesh to carry passengers for hire or reward and whose originating or destination point .....

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