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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Electricity Act, 1910, Section 135(1)(a), 135(1)(c)-- Theft - Consumption of electricity directly from supply line without it passing through meter - Amounts to theft - Prima facie case of theft of electricity is made out - Petition to quash FIR dismissed...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379-- Theft of electricity - Not an offence u/s 379 IPC - For theft of electricity it is S.135 Electricity Act which is applicable and not S.379 IPC...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Electricity Act, 2003, Section 131, 135, 151, 155-- Electricity - Theft - Bail - Condition as to deposit of amount - Special Court has power to impose conditions, which may include the condition as to deposit of the amount - Special Judge should not be influenced by the amount of the bill alone - Bill is to be raised as per formula provided under..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Electricity Act, 2003, Section 131, 135, 151, 155-- Electricity - Theft - Bail - Condition as to deposit of amount - Special Court can punish the accused if it is established that accused had committed the offence u/ss 135 to 139 of the Act - It can even determine the civil liability and direct the said person to deposit the amount of civil..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Electricity Act, 2003, Section 131, 135, 151, 155-- Electricity - Theft - Special Court apart from trying criminal offence, is given power to determine the civil liability against the consumer or a person found committing theft of energy as well...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
Details
Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135, 138, 151, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379-- Theft of electricity - FIR lodged under S.379 IPC - FIR quashed - For theft of electricity provision of Section 135 Electricity Act applies - Cognizance of offence u/s 135 Electricity Act can only be taken upon a written complaint made by officer authorised...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
Details
Electricity Act, 2003, Section 126, 135, Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 12-- Theft of Electricity - Complaint under Consumer Protection Act - Whether disputed and complicated questions of facts and law arising under provisions of Electricity Act concerning assessment of unauthorised use of electricity, tampering of meters, interfering with calibration or metering of..........

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