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Dec 06 1960 (HC)

Dr. Tilak Raj Chadha Vs. Chief Commissioner, Delhi and ors.

Court : Punjab and Haryana

Decided on : Dec-06-1960

Reported in : AIR1961P& H275

..... shop no. 103 and after some difficulty managed to get the same, and shifted in this shop in 1956. he made an application to the municipal committee in january, 1956, under section 121 of the punjab municipal act, 1911, as extended to delhi, for obtaining a licence to instal an oil-expeller (kohlu) in that shop. objections were raised by the market association, ..... which protested to the municipal committee by a telegram, and by other residents of the adjoining block, who submitted a written protest. in spite of that however ..... appellant's counsel was that the chief commissioner could not go beyond his jurisdiction to pass the impugned order under section 237 of the punjab municipal act. section 237 of the punjab municipal act runs as under:- 'notwithstanding anything in this act, the state government shall have the power of reversing or modifying any order of any officer of the state government passed or purporting ..... in that shop. 2. the appellant filed an appeal to the appellate authority, which happened to be the additional district magistrate shafiq hussain, under section 225 of the punjab municipal act against the grant of the licence. the appeal was accepted by the additional district magistrate on 21-6-1956 who cancelled the licence granted to hunda singh on the ground .....

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Aug 10 1960 (HC)

Waliati Ram Nathu Ram Vs. Municipal Committee, Rupar

Court : Punjab and Haryana

Decided on : Aug-10-1960

Reported in : AIR1960P& H669

..... notified in the official gazette under sub-section (10) of section 62 of the punjab municipal act, 1911, that with effect from the 1st day of april, 1949, the following tax has been imposed by the municipal committee of rupar:'a tax at the rate of * * * on every person carrying on a trade, profession, calling or employment in the area subject to the authority of ..... every person carrying on a trade, profession, calling or employment in the are subject to the authority of the committee * * *'.this notification has been issued under section 61 of the punjab municipal act. relevant part of section 61 is clause (b) of sub-section (1) and is in these terms:'61(1)(b) a tax on persons practising any profession or art or ..... 's are carrying on a profession or a calling. if the case of government or private servants did not fall within the ambit of these words, the amendment to the municipal act after the lahore high court decision in pala ram v. notified area committee, kot addu, ilr 4 lah. 256: (air 1924 lah 147) to get over the pronouncement that the ..... all three appeals is the same and these were argued together.(2) the authority to impose this type of tax is given to the municipal committees under sub-clause (b) of sub-section (1) of section 61 of the municipal act, which runs as follows:'a tax on persons practising any profession or art or carrying on any trade or calling in the .....

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May 20 1960 (HC)

S. Arjan Singh S. Mehar Singh Vs. State of Punjab and anr.

Court : Punjab and Haryana

Decided on : May-20-1960

Reported in : AIR1960P& H554

..... notice of any kind. it is admitted that this order of the administrator terminating the petitioner's services was based on the order of the governor of the punjab under section 41 of the punjab municipal act, 1911.it is this order which is assailed in the present proceedings and it is alleged that according to bye-law no. 112 of the business bye-laws ..... of ludhiana municipality framed under section 31(1)(b) of the punjab municipal act, 1911, punjab civil service rules had been made applicable to the ludhiana municipal servants, with the result that no confirmed municipal employee governed by those rules could be thrown out of his service without a regular inquiry into the ..... : (air 1955 punj 125), where it was expressly observed that no statutory obligation is imposed on the provincial government when it proceeds to demand the dismissal of a municipal officer under section 41, punjab municipal act. this authority, being direct and on identical facts, is clearly binding on this bench. besides, we are also in respectful agreement with the law laid down in ..... the order of termination of the petitioner's service. he has also mentioned shri. p. c. khanna and shri kishori lal, two other against under section 41 of the punjab municipal act, but from whom explanations were called before passing final orders.(2) on the foregoing grounds the petitioner claims that the order of the government is contrary to law, ultra vires .....

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Mar 18 1960 (HC)

The Municipal Corporation of Delhi Vs. Sohna Mal Inder Sen and ors.

Court : Punjab and Haryana

Decided on : Mar-18-1960

Reported in : AIR1960P& H497

..... previously existing one. a notification dated the 17th of april 1940 was published which reads:'in pursuance of the provisions of sub-section (10) of the section 62 of the punjab municipal act, 1911 (punjab act iii of 1911) as extended to the province of delhi it is hereby notified that with the previous sanction of the chief commissioner the ..... , 1916 a notification of which a copy is d. 2 was issued by the chief commissioner. it reads:'under the provisions of section 62 sub-section (7) of the punjab municipal act, iii of 1911 and with the previous sanction of the governor general in council, the chief commissioner, delhi, is pleased to declare that with effect from the 1st june, 1916 the following ..... as applied to delhi deals with the imposition of taxes by a municipal committee. sub-section (1) sets out a list of taxes which may be imposed. it does not include ..... rates of terminal tax on the articles mentioned in the schedule, hereto attached, shall be levied in the municipality of delhi in lieu of the existing octroi.'section 61 of the punjab municipal act .....

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Dec 21 1960 (HC)

Sardarilal and ors. Vs. Shrimati Shakuntla Devi

Court : Punjab and Haryana

Decided on : Dec-21-1960

Reported in : AIR1961P& H378

..... his report said that the counsel for the defendants appellants did not contest the proposition that sections 54, 107 and 123 of the transfer of property act had been extended to the area falling within the municipality of lahore before the corporation of the city of lahore was cerated. on 26th of february, 1946, under notification no. 305 st, it notified that ..... gazette part i (a) -- dated the 19th of december, 1939, by way of corrigendum to the schedule appended to the previous punjab government notification as to the municipal limits of lahore, the schedule gives the names of the revenue estates and the corresponding had-bast numbers. this schedule mentions, among others, the revenue estate of model town, had- ..... any other manner.thus, title to the land cannot pass by mere admission when the statute requires the execution of ' a deed. in those parts of the punjab., where the provisions of this act are not in force, an oral sale is valid. as deed of sale was neither registered nor executed the question whether model town, where this property is situated ..... the governor of punjab was pleased to extend the provisions of these three sections to such areas included within the area now administered by the corporation of the city of lahore as were not included within the municipality of lahore of the 27th of april, 1935. (vide 1946 l. l. t .....

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Nov 21 1960 (SC)

The Hingir-rampur Coal Co. Ltd. and ors. Vs. the State of Orissa and o ...

Court : Supreme Court of India

Decided on : Nov-21-1960

Reported in : AIR1961SC459; [1961]2SCR537

..... into fees, by the process of attaching certain services and creating a fund. 59. the third case is ralla ram v. the province of east punjab (1948) f.c.r. 207 that was a case of a tax on lands and buildings and annual value was the basis on which the tax ..... a tax into a fee on that basis. 58. the next case to which reference was made is municipal corporation, ahmedabad v. patel gordhandas hargovandas : air1954bom188 in that case the ahmedabad borough municipality had levied a rate on open lands and the basis of the levy was one per centum of the ..... religious endowments, madras v. sri lakshmindra thirtha swamiar of sri shirur mutt : [1954]1scr1005 the vires of the madras hindu religious and charitable endowments act 1951 (madras act xix of 1951), came to be examined amongst the sections challenged was section 76(1). under this section every religious institution had to pay to the ..... that the declaration covers the field of conservation and development of minerals, and the said field is indistinguishable from the field covered by the impugned act. what entry 23 provides is that the legislative competence of the state legislature is subject to the provisions of list i with respect to regulation ..... and effect cannot be exaggerated. in ralla ram v. the province of east punjab (1948) f.c.r. 207 the federal court had to consider the character of the tax levied by section 3 of the punjab urban immovable property tax act xvii of 1940. section 3 provided as follows : 'there shall be charged, .....

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Sep 16 1960 (HC)

Chimanbhai Kashibhai Patel Vs. Jashbhai Motibhai Desai and anr.

Court : Gujarat

Decided on : Sep-16-1960

Reported in : AIR1961Guj57; 1961CriLJ499; (1960)GLR249

..... can be removed from his office as vice-chairman by a vote of two-thirds of the commissioners under the provisions of section 61 of the bengal municipal act, section 197, has no application to the proceedings.in our judgment it is impossible to divorce the position of the petitioner as vice-chairman from his ..... might however, be cases of emergency, and it is to provide for these emergent cases that a provision is made under section 31 of the bombay municipal boroughs act, 1925, to the effect that in case of emergency mentioned in sub-section (d) thereof it is within the power of the president to direct the ..... is necessary for the service of the public and for that purpose he has the power to direct the payment of the expenses of doing such an act from the municipal funds. prima facie, it appears, therefore, that under the provisions of section 31(d), if the president thinks that there is an emergency and ..... be deemed to be a public servant within the meaning of section 21 of the indian penal code.'7. section 18(1) of the act says as follows:'a municipality shall be presided over by a resident who shall be elected by the councilors from among their number. there shall be a vice iesident similarly ..... by mr. shah for the first opponent to another supreme court case reported in air 1960 sc 286, satwant singh v. state of punjab, wherein it was held that the act must bear such relation to the duty that the public servant could lay a reasonable but not a pretended or fanciful claim, that he .....

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Sep 14 1960 (HC)

Bishan Singh S. Ladha Singh Vs. Central Government Through Secy. Minis ...

Court : Punjab and Haryana

Decided on : Sep-14-1960

Reported in : AIR1961P& H451

..... provisions of rule 87, that the respondents were fully competent to issue executive orders regarding the manner, terms and conditions on which the acquired evacuee urban agricultural lands in the punjab should be disposed of, and that the press notes and instructions issued by them were, consequently, legal.8. learned counsel for the petitioner has argued that both the press ..... by the central government announcing some concessions in addition to those already mentioned in the previous press note. it is in the following words :'evacuee urban agricultural land, in the punjab and in the erstwhile pepsu union had been given temporarily on lease to displaced persons who had left such lands in west pakistan. the leases were renewed from time to ..... the central government issued the following press note in which it was mentioned as to how these urban agricultural lands would be permanently transferred:'evacuee urban agricultural lands in the punjab and in the erstwhile pepsu union had been given temporarily on lease to displaced persons who had left such lands in west pakistan. the leases were renewed from time to ..... that in order to determine this question we have only to examine and interpret the relevant provisions of the act. before doing so, i may mention that urban agricultural land is that land which was included within the limits of a corporation, municipal committee, notified area committee town area, small town committee and cantonment. the general scheme of land resettlement did .....

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Sep 13 1960 (SC)

The Bullion and GraIn Exchange Ltd. and ors. Vs. the State of Punjab

Court : Supreme Court of India

Decided on : Sep-13-1960

Reported in : AIR1961SC268; [1961]1SCR668

..... therefore allow this appeal, set aside the order of the high court and direct that the petition under art. 226 of the constitution be allowed and declare that the punjab forward contracts tax act no. vii of 1951 is void and unconstitutional as it is ultra vires the powers of the state legislature, that the notification made under the rules promulgated by ..... of carriage, and other special forms of contracts, but not including contracts relations to agricultural land'. it is common ground before us that the act must be held to be within the legislative competence of the punjab state legislature only if in pith and substance it fell within item 62 of the state list and if it did not so fall it ..... carry on the business of forward contracts or as commission agents for forward contracts unrestricted by the provisions of the said punjab forward contracts tax act no. vii of 1951 and the rules thereunder and not to enforce the provisions of this act and the rules. the appellants will get their costs in this court as also in the court below. 17. appeal ..... application the appellants who had been carrying on the business of commission agents in forward contracts at ludhiana alleged that the punjab forward contracts tax act, 1951 (punjab act no. vii of 1951), was ultra vires the powers conferred upon the state legislature and prayed for a declaration that the act and the notification made and the rules promulgated thereunder by the respondent, state of .....

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Sep 12 1960 (HC)

Cantonment Board, Ambala Cantt. Vs. State of Punjab and ors.

Court : Punjab and Haryana

Decided on : Sep-12-1960

Reported in : AIR1961P& H416; [1961(2)FLR298]; (1961)ILLJ734P& H

..... commanding-in-chief of the command in which the cantonment is situated and the central government, in much the same manner as municipal bodies created under the punjab municipal act are controlled and supervised by the deputy commissioner, the commissioner and the punjab government.the terms of employment of employees of boards are also governed by the rules drawn up by the central government, ..... neither the one nor the other seems a sine qua non or necessary element in the modern conception of industry'. 'in specifying the purpose to which the municipal fund is applicable, section 108, bengal municipal act (15 of 1932) enumerates under 36 separate heads several things such as the construction and maintenance of streets, lighting, water supply, conservancy, maintenance of dairy ..... , and the nature, variety and range of disputes that occur between employer and employees, we are forced to the conclusion that the definitions in our act include also disputes that might arise between municipalities and their employees in branches of work that can be said to be analogous to the carrying out of a trade or business. it is unnecessary ..... which are :(1) that the dispute between a cantonment board and its record keeper cannot be regarded as an industrial dispute as defined in the industrial disputes act, 1947, and (2) that the punjab government is in any case not the appropriate government for the purposes of making a reference concerning a dispute, one party to which is a cantonment board. .....

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