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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Punjab Panchayati Raj Act, 1994, Section 12-- Election of Panches sought to be set aside on ground that category of office of Sarpanch was illegally changed - Held, ground of illegal change of category of office of Sarpanch, is not a ground provided under statute to set aside the election of Panches - Election of Panch can be set aside only..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Punjab State Legislature (Prevention of Disqualifications) Act, 1952, Section 2(a), Punjab State Election Commission Act, 1994, Section 11(g), Punjab Panchayati Raj Act, 1994, Section 208, Punjab Land Revenue (Lambardari) Rules, 1908, Rule 14, 15, 16-- Circular issued by government debarring lambardar to contest elections as member of Panchayat - Held, office of lambardar is not an office of profit under government - Lambardar thus not disqualified to contest election as member of Gram Panchayat - Lambardar is not paid any salary, but receiving..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Punjab Panchayati Raj Act, 1994, Section 19-- No confidence motion moved against Sarpanch for his removal - However, 7 days statutory notice as envisaged u/s 19 of the Act not given - Held, no confidence motion non est and void ab initio - Direction given to hold fresh meeting after 7 clear days notice...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Punjab Panchayati Raj Act, 1994, Section 76, 80-- Election petition not filed by a candidate - It was filed through advocate - Held, it is violative of provisions of Ss.76 and 80 of the Act - Order dismissing election petition, upheld...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Punjab State Election Commission Act, 1994, Section 76, 89, 90, Punjab Panchayati Raj Act, 1994, Section 22-- Punjab Gram Panchayat Election Rules, 1960 - Election - Returned candidate expired during pendency of election petition which was ultimately allowed by Election Tribunal - Held, provision of S.22 of Act of 1994 would not be of any help to the appellant - S.22 envisages a situation where vacancy..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Punjab Panchayati Raj Act, 1994, Section 216-- Block Development and Panchayat officer issued notice to petitioner calling upon him to deposit Rs.1.19 lakhs so as to make good the loss caused by him to Panchayat funds - Before passing effective order, authorities bound to follow procedure as laid down u/s 216 of Act - Held, petitioner was..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Punjab Panchayati Raj Act, 1994, Section 208(c), Public Gambling Act, 1867, Section 13A, Punjab State Election Commission Act, 1994, Section 11-- Election petition - Election of appellant set aside on ground that appellant has been convicted and sentenced under Public Gambling Act, 1867 - Provision of S.208 of 1994 Act not applicable in the presence of provision of S.11 of Act of 1994 - Order of setting aside election of appellant patently..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Punjab Panchayati Raj Act, 1994, Section 20(3)-- Suspension of Sarpanch - Petitioner ordered to be suspended from the post of Sarpanch on account of his involvement in a criminal case u/ss 307, 324, 341, 348 IPC - Held, no error committed by the authorities in suspending the petitioner in exercise of jurisdiction u/s 20(3) of the Act...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Punjab Panchayati Raj Act, 1994, Section 13, 12-- Panchayat elections - One post reserved for woman candidate - In case two women candidates secure more motes than male candidates - Held, in case one seat is reserved for women candidate and two women candidate get more votes than male candidates then both of them should be declared elected...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Punjab Panchayati Raj Act, 1994, Section 208(1)(j)(k), Punjab State Election Commission Act, 1994, Section 11-- Disqualification of lady Panch on the allegations that her husband is in unauthorized possession of Panchayat land - Held, election cannot be challenged if husband is found in unauthorized possession of Panchayat land - Provision of S.208 of Punjab Panchayati Raj Act is not applicable in the..........

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