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HARYANA STATE CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, PANCHKULA
Year of decision: 2008
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Electricity theft-- Checking party checked the meter and found a hole in the upper portion of the meter body - Not the case of OP that any X - ray film was found inserted in the body so as to draw a conclusion that the complainant was indulging in theft of energy - Only a presumption conclusion drawn in that regard..........
HARYANA STATE CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, PANCHKULA
Year of decision: 2008
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1)(g), Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135 , 152-- Electricity theft - Compounding notice - On the basis of checking report - No case of the OP that when the notice in question was issued to the complainant, any criminal case was registered against him - Assessing Officer, at the first instance passed the order assessment taking it a case of..........
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...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392-- Robbery - Essential ingredients of the offence are : (1) Accused committed theft; (2) Accused voluntarily caused or attempted to cause, (i) death, hurt or wrongful restraint (ii) Fear of instant death, hurt or wrongful restraint; (3) He did either act for the end (i) to commit theft (ii) While..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392-- Robbery - It is theft or extortion when caused with violence of death, hurt or wrongful restraint - When there is no theft committed, then as a natural corollary there cannot be robbery - Robbery is only an aggravated form of offence of theft or extortion - Aggravation is in the use of violence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 390-- Robbery - 'For that end' in S.390 IPC clearly mean that the hurt caused must be with the object of facilitating the committing of the theft or must be caused while the offender is committing theft or is carrying away or is attempting to carry away property obtained by the theft...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 39, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379-- Electricity - Theft - Court can take cognizance of offence of theft of energy only on a complaint filed by the competent authority and not on a report presented by the Police u/s 173 Cr.P.C. - FIR quashed...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 145, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 9-- Electricity - Excess billing - Civil suit - Held, Civil Court has no jurisdiction in entertaining an injunction suit challenging electricity theft bill if plaintiff has not exhausted remedy contemplated under the Electricity Act...........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 126-- Electricity - Disconnection of electric connection of industry on allegation of theft of electricity - Provisional bill amounting to over 18 crores sent - Insisting on payment of at least 50% for restoration of connection - Corporation failed to show that assessment was made by competent assessing..........
NATIONAL CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, NEW DELHI
Year of decision: 2007
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1),(d)-- Consumer - Beneficiary - Insurance claim - Policy taken by respondent No. 2 for entire contract awarded - Appellant-complainant was having a sub-contract placed on them by respondent No. 2 - Deluge valves stolen from the store of appellant - Stand of respondent No.2 that it did not have any..........

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