Vs. Sat Narayan  INSC 276 (14 September 1989)
Sabyasachi (J) Mukharji, Sabyasachi (J) Venkataramiah, E.S. (J) Venkataramiah,
E.S. (Cj) Singh, K.N. (J) Natrajan, S. (J)
1989 SCR Supl. (1) 121 JT 1989 (3) 740 1989 SCALE (2)668
Urban (Control of Rent & Eviction) Act, 1973:
1(3) and 13--Applicability of the Act--Fixed period of exemption from
applicability--Exemption continues until suit is disposed of or adjudicated.
the principle enunciated in Atma Ram Mittal v. Ishwar Singh Punia,  4 SCC
284, this Court dismissed the special leave petition, and,
1.1 The exemption would apply for a period of ten years and will continue to be
available until suit is dis- posed of or adjudicated. [121H]
the petitioner fails to file an undertaking on usual terms, the decree shall
become executable forthwith. [122B]
APPELLATE JURISDICTION: Special Leave Petition (C) No. 5628 of 1988.
the Judgment and Order dated 4.1.1988 of the Punjab and Haryana High Court in Regular Second Appeal No. 9 18 of
and Shakeel Ahmed for the Petitioner.
P.K. Chakravarti, Ms. Sandhya Goswami and V.K. Bhardwaj for the Respondent.
following Order of the Court was delivered We have heard this case arising out
of Haryana Urban (Control of Rent and Eviction) Act 1973. We feel that this
case is fully covered by the decision of Hon'ble Mr. Justice Sabyasachi Mukharji
& Hon'ble Mr. Justice Ranganathan in Atma Ram Mittal v. Ishwar Singh Punia,
122  4 S.C.C. 284. We respectfully agree with the princi- ple enunciated
in that decision. The special leave petition is dismissed.
counsel for the respondent Mr. S.C. Maheshwari states that the decree will not
be executed till 30th
April, 1990 subject to
an undertaking on usual terms being filed in this Court within four weeks from
today. If the undertaking is not filed, the decree shall become executable
Petition dis- missed.