Indian Bare Acts

THE DELHI SIKH GURDWARAS ACT, 1971

Title : THE DELHI SIKH GURDWARAS ACT, 1971

Year : 1971



The provisions of sections 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 27, 28, 29 and 30 of the Delhi Municipal Corporation Act, 1957 (66 of 1957.), shall mutatis mutandis apply, subject to such modifications as the Central Government may by order direct, in relation to settlement of disputes regarding elections, corrupt practices and electoral offences in respect of election or co-option of members of the Committee.



The Court of the District Judge in Delhi shall also have jurisdiction in respect of the following matters, namely: -

(c) Petitions regarding complaints, irregularities, breach of trust, mismanagement in any Gurdwara, educational or other institutions against any member, office-bearer or officer or other employee of the Committee.

(d) Petitions arising out of any type of disputes between the Committee and its employees including past employees.

(e) Applications regarding failure of publication of, or non- implementation or non-clearance of the objections raised in, any annual report of the auditors of the Committee.



(1) Any person aggrieved by an order passed by the District Judge may, within sixty days of the order, prefer an appeal to the High Court at Delhi and the orders of the High Court on such appeal shall be final and conclusive.

(2) The provisions of sections 5 and 12 of the Limitation Act,1963, shall, so far as may be, apply to appeals under this section.
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