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Apr 14 1977 (SC)

Velji Lakhamsi and Co. and ors. Vs. Benett Coleman and Co. and ors.

Court : Supreme Court of India

Decided on : Apr-14-1977

Reported in : AIR1977SC1884; (1977)3SCC160; [1977]3SCR603; 1977(9)LC461(SC)

..... scheme had been sanctioned, the commissioner who gave the notice (exh. 'b') should be deemed, to have given it as a competent authority under the municipal act. 10. aggrieved by this decision, the appellants preferred separate appeals to the appellate bench of the court of small causes at bombay which were allowed by a ..... therefore, no doubt in our mind that the notice was issued under the special regulation no. 36 the fact that reference to section 480 of the municipal act, 1888 was erroneously or incorrectly made in the notice is immaterial as it is well settled that if the exercise of a power can be traced ..... directions is not complied with by the owner, the same may be enforced or carried out in the manner provided by section 489 (i) (of the municipal act). (c) no compensation whatsoever, whether for damages loss or injury, shall be claimable by or payable to the owner or any other person in respect of ..... no. 37 at g. s. no. 130, masjid siding road, bombay subject inter alia to the following express conditions: (a) the provisions of the municipal act and bye-laws made thereunder in force from time to time shall be complied with; (b) the commissioner may at any time direct the owner of the ..... adopted for trial of the appellant according to section 36 (1) of the east punjab public safety act, 1949 could not be continued after the expiry of the act in the absence of a saving clause similar to section 6 of the general clauses act. 23. s. krishnan and ors. v. the state of madras (supra) ( .....

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Apr 15 1977 (HC)

Bhagwanti and ors. Vs. Shiv Dei and anr.

Court : Delhi

Decided on : Apr-15-1977

Reported in : ILR1977Delhi761

..... 2), a notification had been issued by the chief commissioner, delhi, declaring certain areas as municipality of the second class under section 4(6) of the punjab municipal act, 1911. this notification was issued to various authorities. on 5th april, 1954 the municipal committee, which was known as south delhi municipal committee vide ex. dwii/3 proposed to levy a house-tax on the owners of ..... the building and lands within the municipality as provided by section 61 of the punjab municipal act and the proposal was accepted on ..... 11th april, 1954. on 27th december, 1954 the aforesaid municipal committee took over the sanitary services of the area (vide ex. dw11/4) and the said proposal was ..... accepted on 10th january, 1955. it is true that as a matter of law, the mere fact that a municipality has been constituted .....

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May 17 1977 (HC)

Delhi Transport Corporation Vs. D.D. Gupta and anr.

Court : Delhi

Decided on : May-17-1977

Reported in : (1978)ILLJ122Del

..... if the claim of a workman is barred by time under the payment of wages act. reliance was also placed by ismail j., on the judgment of the punjab high court in municipal committee, tarn taran v. state of punjab 1967 2 l.l.j. 568 and the judgment of the gujarat high court in ..... , the rule of law being, as stated by lord selborne in seward v. vera cruz, that where there are general words in a later act capable of reasonable and sensible application without extending them to subjects specially dealt with by earlier legislation, you are not to hold that earlier and special ..... that the meaning sought to be given to this section by the petitioner, is entirely inconsistent with what is said in the payment of wages act, 1916 itself. that act applies in any case to persons employed in factories and persons employed in the railways, etc. it also enables the state government by notification ..... falls within the scope of an industrial adjudication which can only be ordered by the state government by making a reference under section 10 of the act. i think, the settled position may be summarised as follows:1. if the claim of a workman involves an adjudication of disputes which falls ..... suspension or whether this matter has necessarily to be referred to an industrial tribunal as an industrial dispute. the definition of ''industrial dispute' in the act shows that it is a dispute or difference between employers and employers, or between employers and workman, or between workmen and workmen, which is connected .....

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May 24 1977 (HC)

Nandlal Sohanlal, Jullundur Vs. the Commissioner of Income-tax, Patial ...

Court : Punjab and Haryana

Decided on : May-24-1977

Reported in : AIR1977P& H320; [1977]110ITR170(P& H)

..... of the supreme court have authoritatively laid down the side on which the courts tilt. in central india spinning and weaving and ., empress mills nagpur v. municipal committee : air1958sc311 , kapur, j. speaking for the court, observed: 'in construing these words of the statute if there are two possible interpretations then ..... full beach of this court answered the question in the affirmative on the ground that a firm was a separate assessable entity under the punjab general sales tax act and there was no machinery provided therein for assessing a firm after its dissolution in respect of its turnover of business before the said ..... payable by the firm itself, does not prevent a penalty being imposed on the firm. 10. in a case under the east punjab general sales tax act, the financial commissioner, punjab, had referred the following question to this court for its decision:-- 'whether a partnership firm, which is a registered firm under ..... clearly observed (at page 400) that in case of doubt, the construction most beneficial to the subject is to be adopted. in commr. of income-tax, punjab v. kulu valley transport co. p. ltd. : [1970]77itr518(sc) , their lordships of the supreme court on appeal from a decision of this high ..... was concluded against the assessee-firm by a division bench judgment of this court in m/s, dharam pal sat dev v. conimr. of income tax, punjab, j. and k. and chandigarh, patiala, income tax reference no. 11 of 1972, decided on january 4, 1973 : . the bench noticed that .....

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Jun 17 1977 (HC)

M. James Thomas and Ors. Vs. the Hon'ble the Chief Justice represented ...

Court : Kerala

Decided on : Jun-17-1977

Reported in : AIR1977Ker166; (1978)IILLJ226Ker

..... effected in future thereafter, was a total surrender of legislative power and cannot be upheld as valid piece of legislation. devidas v. state of punjab (air 1967 sc 1895) and municipal corporation of delhi v. birla cotton spinning and weaving mills ltd. (air 1968 sc 1232), are the subsequent decisions of the supreme court ..... b. shama rao v. union territory of pondicherry (air 1967 sc 1480). in that well-known case. it was ruled that the provision in the act passed by the union territory of pondicherry making applicable not only the sales-tax law in force in the madras state at that time, but also all ..... learned judges in that case ultimately held that the words 'for the time being in force' refer to enactments existing at the commencement of the defence of india act, 1939 as well as those made thereafter. this was in union of india v. ramdas oil mills, air 1968 pat 352.' in malankara rubber & produce ..... defence of india act came into force. the high court of patna has dissented from the view taken by the calcutta high court as to the construction of the words ..... mukherjee (air 1954 cal 41). that concerned the expression 'for the time being in force' of section 19 (1) (g) of the defence ef india act, 1939 and in the context of that enactment the calcutta high court held that the expression refers only to laws which were actually in existence at the time the .....

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Jul 07 1977 (HC)

Sri Durga Saw Mill Vs. State of Orissa and ors.

Court : Orissa

Decided on : Jul-07-1977

Reported in : AIR1978Ori41

..... him down to the condition. .....'this decision has in terms been approved by the supreme court in the case of haridwar singh v. bagun sumbrui (supra).natesan, j. in the municipal council case (ilr (1969) 1 mad 124) also referred to this aspect by saying :'.....it may also be stated thatquite often in conditions of auction sale, a proviso is found ..... constitutes an offer and the auctioneer may accept or reject the bid. before its acceptance, the bidder has the liberty of revoking his offer. .....'a similar dispute arose before the punjab high court in an excise settlement. - kapur, j., as the learned judge then was, in the case of union of india v. narain singh, air 1953 puni 274 stated:'..... ..... not returned to us immediately, we, therefore, earnestly requestthat the d.f.o., baripada, districtmayurbhanj may kindly be directedto refund the security deposit as detailed in schedule below and forwhich act of your kindness we shallever remain grateful. ' receipt of these letters is clearly admitted in the counter affidavit. there is no scope for entertaining a second opinion that as a ..... pleaded nor advanced any contention to justify that there was consideration for the contract against withdrawal. an agreement without consideration is void as provided under section 25 of the contract act.there is admittedly no contract until by approval of the competent authority acceptance is complete. therefore, counsel for petitioner has rightly contended that the clause in question was a meaningless .....

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Jul 13 1977 (HC)

Nagar Mahapalika Vs. P. Gurnai and anr.

Court : Andhra Pradesh

Decided on : Jul-13-1977

Reported in : 1978CriLJ53

..... reflects and incorporates the modern approach and latest trend in penology.'the above principle was followed in jai narain v. the municipal corporation delhi : 1973crilj49 . it was held that : adulteration of 'food' being a menace to public health and the act having been enacted with the aim of eradicating that anti-social evil, the court should not lightly resort to the provisions ..... . mr. justice krishna iyer after referring to the, case of isher dass v. state of punjab w2 cri lj 874 (sc) (supra) observed that 'the rehabilitatory purpose of the probation of offenders act, 1958 is pervasive enough technically , to take within its wings . n offence even under the act.' but,a note of caution was sounded in these words:- (at p. 878 of ..... a lenient view of the matter and extend them the benefit of the probation of offenders act. the question of applying the provision of that act to an offence under the prevention of food adulteration act came up before the supreme court in isher dass v. state of punjab : 1972crilj874 where the offender was below 21 years of age. the trial court released him ..... a request was made for the application of the provisions of probation of offenders act. the supreme court confirmed the sentence passed by the trial court, and declined to release the offenders on probation of good conduct. the distinction pointed out ,in isher; dass v. state of punjab 1972 cri lj 874 (sc) (supra) between the offenders above 21 years of age .....

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Jul 18 1977 (HC)

State of Kerala Vs. Rajappan Nair

Court : Kerala

Decided on : Jul-18-1977

Reported in : 1978CriLJ528

..... any person by himself or by any servant or agent. there is therefore no doubt that turmeric powder is food for purposes of the act. (see also ram labhaya v. delhi municipality : 1974crilj672 .5. the further point to be considered is whether there will be any difference if turmeric powder is sold or exhibited ..... , dist. board v. atul chandra air 1933 cal 619 : 34 cri lj 1081.12. the question came up before the orissa high court, in puri municipality v. k. c- anjanayan, whether in a prosecution for sale of adulterated ghee unfit for human consumption the plea is available that it was meant for lighting ..... it is the normal use and not its occasional use that should be taken into account for deciding whether an article is food.10. in kanpur municipality v. janaki prasad air 1968 all 433 : 1963-2 cri lj 244 a full bench of the allahabad high court had occasion to consider whether ..... an offence even if the sale was for the purpose of external application,8. defence taken in the above line was overruled by the patna high court in patna municipal conpn. v. dularchand : air1964pat565 jamshedpur n- a. tcojaranittee v. durga prasad, (1969 cri lj 704i) ;(pat) and also in dilo sao v. state ..... consumption but for agricultural purpose. the court held that since asafoetida is food within the meaning of the act, its occasional use for other purposes would not take it out of the category of food. the punjab high court again considered the question in manohar lai v. state (ilr (1970) 1' punj and har .....

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Jul 22 1977 (HC)

S. Ramaswami Vs. the Commissioner, Corporation of Madras

Court : Chennai

Decided on : Jul-22-1977

Reported in : AIR1978Mad141

..... , the supreme court had to consider the scope of the words 'may reasonably be expected to let from year to year' occurring in section 3(1)(b) of the east punjab municipal act, 1911, and it was pointed out- 'thus, whatever may be our views on the reasonableness of tying down assessment, for the purposes of rating, to the concept of a rent which ..... of rent based upon fraud, emergency, relationship and such other considerations may take it out of the bounds of reasonableness.'in guntur municipal council v. rate payer's assn. : [1971]2scr423 construing section 82(2) of the madras district municipalities act, the supreme court pointed out that for determining the annual value of the buildings under the said section, the test essentially is ..... . speaking for the bench had expressed the view that though the fair rent fixed under the house rent control act may and ordinarily should be taken into consideration by the municipal authorities in computing the annual value under section 82 of the district municipalities act, they are not bound to take such fair rent as necessarily the rent for which the premises may reasonably ..... calcutta v. padma debi : [1962]3scr49 it was held that on a fair reading of section 127 (a) of the calcutta municipal act, 1923, the annual rent could not be fixed higher than the standard rent fixed under the rent control act. after quoting a passage from a judgment of the judicial committee of the privy council in bengal nagpur rly. co. ltd .....

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Jul 22 1977 (HC)

S. Ramaswamy Vs. the Commissioner, Corporation of Madras

Court : Chennai

Decided on : Jul-22-1977

Reported in : (1977)2MLJ457

..... , the supreme court had to consider the scope of the words 'may reasonably be expected to be let from year to year' occurring in section 3(1)(b) of the punjab municipal act, 1911 and it was pointed out:thus, whatever may be our views on the reasonableness of tying down assessment, for the purposes of rating, to the concept of a rent which ..... rate of rent based upon fraud, emergency, relationship and such other considerations may take it out of the bonds of reasonableness.in guntur municipal council v. ratepayers' association : [1971]2scr423 , construing section 82(2) of the madras district municipalities act, the supreme court pointed out that for determining the annual value of the buildings under the said section the test essentially is what ..... ., speaking for the bench had expressed the view that though the fair rent fixed under the house rent control act may and ordinarily should be taken into consideration by the municipal authorities in computing the annual value under section 82 of the district municipalities act, they are not bound to take such fair rent as necessarily the rent for which the premises may reasonably ..... v. smt. padma debt : [1962]3scr49 , it was held that on a fair reading of section 127(a) of the calcutta municipal act, 1923, the annual rent could not be fixed higher than the standard rent fixed under the rent control act. after quoting a passage from a judgment of the judicial committee of the privy council in bengal nagpur rly. co. ltd .....

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