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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 43-- Electric connection - Duty to supply on request - Oblige the licensee to grant electric connection subject to confirming certain obligations regarding payment of necessary charges and other compliance in appropriate forms - Once owner has not given consent, Electricity Board by realizing that..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Himachal Pradesh Urban Rent Control Act, 1987, Section 14(2)(i), (v)-- Eviction petition - Cased to occupy - Tenant without any reasonable cause ceased to occupy demised premises continuously for a period of 12 months prior to filing of petition - No evidence on record that during that period, tenants actually resided in tenanted premises which they could lead by..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2), 13(1)(d)(ii)-- Illegal gratification - Allegation that accused demanded Rs.500 from complainant for electricity connection - However, complainant contradicted his own statement in cross-examination and stated that he has paid sum of Rs.500 to accused only towards outstanding loan amount - Moreover, there is..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 22A(b)(iii)-- Public utility service - Release of electricity connection - It is public utility service as it falls in `supply of power' - Merely because word public has been used it cannot be said that it has to be for more than one person - Public includes even a single entity as well...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 22C-- Permanent Lok Adalat - Non release of electric connection - Approach to Lok Adalat after a period of more than 18 years - Non release of electricity connection is a recurring cause of action as tubewell would not run without electric connection - Delay not a ground for rejecting the application..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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East Punjab Urban Rent Restriction (Extension to Chandigarh) Act, 1974, Section 13B- - Eviction - Non-payment of rent - Assessment of provisional rent - Tenancy admitted by both parties and was reduced into writing - Plea taken by one of the tenant is that his signatures were obtained on blank stamp paper on plea to install electricity connection held, not tenable - More so tenants..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Specific Relief Act, 1963, Section 38(3)-- Injunction - Electric connection - Plaintiff lawfully occupying the property with due permission of owner - While owner may not be obliged to provide electricity connection, he can't certainly obstruct the electricity connection to the occupied property, when the same can be legally secured by the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135(1A), 154(6)-- Theft of electricity - Deposit of compounding charges - Does not lead to restoration of supply - Compounding charges and civil liability are distinct - Electricity connection is to be restored on payment of amount determined as per 3rd proviso to S.135 (1-A) of the Act...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Electricity Act, 1910, Section 44, 39-- Pilferage of electrical energy - Assessment - Check meter/energy meter was installed by M.S.E.B not for HT consumer connection granted to petitioner but said check meter is installed on line from which various consumers were provided with supply - Said check meter is installed by respondents for..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135-- Theft of electricity - Penalty or assessment - Jurisdiction of civil Court - Act provides a complete hierarchy for dealing with the matters with regard to theft of electricity or penalty to be imposed or assessment to be made by the Assessing Officer in connection with theft of electricity - In..........

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