MANU/SC/0155/1968

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Decided On: 15.04.1968

Appellants: Union of India (UOI)
Vs.
Respondent: Khas Karanapura Colliery Ltd.

JUDGMENT

Hegde, J.

1. In this appeal by certificate the question for decision is whether the High Court of Patna was correct in its conclusion that the notification No. S.O. 2991 issued by the Union Government on October 9, 1963 under s. 4(1) ["4 (1) * of the Coal Bearing Areas (Acquisition and Development) Act, 1957, (No. 20 of 1957)-hereinafter called "the Act" is violative of sub-s. (4) of that section.

2. The facts of the case fall within a narrow

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