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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 126, 127, 154(5)-- Theft of electricity - Disconnection - Suit for injunction - Jurisdiction of civil Court - Held, when once an order has been passed by Assessing Officer while following procedure prescribed u/s.126 of the Act, civil Court would have no jurisdiction before plaintiff exhausts all remedies as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135-- of the Act deals with an offence of theft of electricity and the penalty that can be imposed for such theft - Provision of ,S. 135 - This squarely falls within the dimensions of Criminal Jurisprudence and mens rea is one of the relevant factors for finding a case of theft...........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226, Electricity Act, 2003, Section 126,127-- Theft of electricity - Provisional assessment followed by final assessment - Held, final assessment though made on allegation of theft of electricity is appealable u/s 127 of the Act - Writ petition is not an efficacious remedy where issues of facts are involved - Without a challenge to the same..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 126,135-- Theft of electricity - Provisional assessment - Held, a demand made and assessment rendered on the basis that there was theft of electricity does not make it an order passed u/s 135 of the Act - Use of electricity through a tampered meter which would constitute theft of electricity is still an..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 126, 127, 135, 53-- Theft of energy or unauthorized use of electricity - Electricity Board was taking an action for recovery of Rs.39,400/- and demanding sum to be paid within 15 days - Held, petitioner was entitled to assume that Electricity Board was treating case as an order of assessment u/s.126 and was justified..........
NATIONAL CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, NEW DELHI
Year of decision: 2011
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1)(g), Electricity Act, 2003, Section 152-- Electricity theft - Compounding of offence - Penalty - Admitted on behalf the petitioner that no notice for compounding offence had been issued - Obviously the Respondent did not have the opportunity to apply for compounding of the same - Findings by the Fora below concluding that the..........
NATIONAL CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, NEW DELHI
Year of decision: 2011
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1)(g), Electricity Act, 2003, Section 152-- Electricity theft - Compounding of offence - Penalty - Admitted on behalf the petitioner that no notice for compounding offence had been issued - Obviously the Respondent did not have the opportunity to apply for compounding of the same - Findings by the Fora below concluding that the..........
PUNJAB STATE CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, CHANDIGARH
Year of decision: 2011
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Electricity connection-- Tampering of meter - Theft of energy - In terms of circular No. 10 of 2001 respondent did not inform the consumer about the date, time and place for checking of meter - Plea that when the meter was removed wife of the appellant was present and she was told to remain present in the ME Lab at the..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135, 138-- Theft of electricity - On inspection seals of meter found broken and meter found not running properly whereas accused were found using and carrying 4.73 KW load in excess - Conviction - Merely because no independent person was present at the time of inspection of the meter, it does not mean that..........
PUNJAB STATE CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, CHANDIGARH
Year of decision: 2011
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1)(g), 14(1)(d)-- Electricity bill - Theft of electricity - Overhauling of account - As per PSEB regulations, separate notice/bill is issued for previous charges but the respondent had violated its own regulation No. 124.1 - When no date was given for the installation of the meter by the respondent or the date of..........

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