Court : Guwahati
Decided on : May-28-1952
..... concerned in suits for eviction based on tenancy, are the lessor and the lessee. a firm is an entity recognised by the indian partnership act. in section 4 of the act, 'partnership' is defined as 'the relation between persons who have agreed to share the profits of a business carried on by all or ..... plaintiff firm was the lessor. the defendants further contended that the suit was barred by reason of the provisions of section 59, indian partnership act read with section 58 of the same act. they also denied that they received any notice of eviction.4. on the pleadings, the trial court framed the following issues: ..... any of them acting for all'. 'persons who have entered into partnership with one another are called individually 'partners' and collectively 'a firm', and the name under which their business is carried ..... debarred from entering into a contract of lease. if they do, then they are the landlords and the firm is the lessor,--each partner acting as the agent of the other in law. it is not necessary that the identity of the partners should be disclosed either in the notice ..... disputed is that the defendants did not receive the letter but this is belied by the acknowledgment filed. moreover, in virtue of section 27, general clauses act, the presumption is that, when a letter is properly addressed, prepaid and posted by registered post, and it contains the document, namely, the notice .....Tag this Judgment!