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SC won't order Centre to notify Delhi Rent Control Act
October 08, 2003 11:22 IST
The Supreme Court on Wednesday declined to issue a direction to the Union government to notify the Delhi Rent Control Act, which was passed by Parliament and given assent to by the President in 1995.A bench comprising Justice R C Lahoti and Justice Ashok Bhan dismissed the petition filed by Common Cause (NGO) seeking a direction to the government for notification of the Act to assuage the hardships of lakhs of tenants in the national capital.
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