Supreme Court Judgment – State of Karnataka TR. vs Vasavadatta Cement & Another

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION
CIVIL APPEAL NO.1918 OF 2015
(Arising out of SLP(C) No.30573 2012)
STATE OF KARNATAKA TR. … APPELLANTS
SEC. HSG. & URB. & ANR.
VERSUS
VASAVADATTA CEMENT & ANOTHER … RESPONDENTS

The Government of Karnataka initially by draft Notification No. HUD 14 TML 84 dated 19th June/22nd July, 1986 proposed to alter the existing limits of Town Municipal Council (hereinafter referred to as the ‘Council’ for short) Sedam for inclusion of Survey No. 630-642 within the municipal limits of town municipality (hereinafter referred to as the ‘municipality’), Sedam inviting objections and suggestions to the proposal from persons likely to be affected therein. It was followed by Notification No.HUD 14 TMT 84 dated 15th April/20th May, 1987, issued by Governor of Karnataka published in Karnataka Gazette dated 25th May, 1987 exercising the power conferred by sub-Section (1) of Section 4 of Karnataka Municipalities Act, 1961 (hereinafter referred to as the ‘Act’) altering the existing limits of the Council, Sedam as detailed therein. A writ petition No. 10187 of 1987 was filed against the aforesaid notification by 1st respondent which was permitted to be withdrawn in view of subsequent notification issued by State Government on 28th November, 1995….read more