CIVIL

Krishna Bhatacharjee Vs. Sarathi Choudhury and ANR [SC 2015 November]

KEYWORDS:-STRIDHAN - DOMESTIC VIOLENCE- DATED:-November 20, 2015- ACT: Domestic Violence Act As long as the status of the aggrieved person remains and stridhan remains in the custody of the husband, the wife can always put forth her claim under Section 12 of the 2005 Act. SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Krishna Bhatacharjee Vs. Sarathi Choudhury and… Continue reading Krishna Bhatacharjee Vs. Sarathi Choudhury and ANR [SC 2015 November]

CIVIL

The Board Of Trustees For The Port vs N/S – Costal Roadways Ltd [Calcutta 2015 August]

KEYWORDS: Article 227 of the Constitution- supervisory jurisdiction- Limitation- It is well established that it is only when an order of an inferior forum is violative of the fundamental basic principles of justice and fair play or where a flagrant error in procedure or law has crept in or where the order passed results in manifest injustice… Continue reading The Board Of Trustees For The Port vs N/S – Costal Roadways Ltd [Calcutta 2015 August]

Municipality Law

What is the period of limitation prescribed for recovery of arrears of house tax due to the Municipal corporation

Facts: Vide letter dated February 14, 1968, the Assistant Assessor and Collector (Recovery Cell) of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi had required the appellant to pay a sum of Rs. 19,558.75 as arrears of house tax due in respect of property No. 3432-35/III, Ganda Nala, Mori Gate, Delhi, calculated up to the period ending March 31,… Continue reading What is the period of limitation prescribed for recovery of arrears of house tax due to the Municipal corporation

CIVIL, Municipality Law

New Delhi Municipal Committee vs Kalu Ram & Anr [SC 1976 April ]

KEYWORDS: ARREAR OF RENT TO GOVERNMENT- LIMITATION -Municipal- Decided on : 20-04-1976- If the recovery of any amount is barred by the law of limitation, it is difficult to hold that the Estate Officer could still insist that the said amount was payable. When a duty is cast on an authority to determine the arrears… Continue reading New Delhi Municipal Committee vs Kalu Ram & Anr [SC 1976 April ]

CIVIL, Municipality Law

Lakhmi Chand vs Municipal Corporation Of Delhi [ Delhi 1987 December]

KEYWORDS: what is the period of limitation prescribed for recovery of arrears of house tax-distress warrant- Article 62 Of the new Limitation Act is applicable to the demand in question and thus the same was not barred by limitation when it was made. DATED :  7 December, 1987 ACTS:-  article 62 AND 113 of the Limitation Act, 1963-Section 123 of the… Continue reading Lakhmi Chand vs Municipal Corporation Of Delhi [ Delhi 1987 December]