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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..........
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..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 39, Rule 1, 2-- Injunction - Restraining from disconnecting/shifting/transferring the electric tubewell connection - Tubewell connection installed in the land of plaintiff - However, electric connection in the name of defendant, who is an ex serviceman - Connection allotted to defendant under a special category..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 42, 43-- Release of electric connection - Ss.42, 43 of the Act cast duty on `distribution licensee' to provide supply of electricity to consumer within a period of one month after receipt of application requiring supply of electricity - Provisions are mandatory in nature...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 42, 43-- Release of electric connection - Inordinate delay - Compensation - Respondents No.1 to 3 failed to explain inordinate delay in releasing electric connection in favour of petitioner - Held, respondents No.1 to 3 directed to compensate petitioner by paying an amount Rs.50,000/- as costs with..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 42-- Permanent Lok Adalat - Release of electric connection - Right of consumer to approach Permanent Lok Adalat - Consumer has a right to approach Permanent Lok Adalat as supply of power certainly comes within the ambit of Public Utility Services...........

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