THE NARCOTIC DRUGS AND PSYCHOTROPIC SUBSTANCES, ACT, 1985

THE NARCOTIC DRUGS AND PSYCHOTROPIC SUBSTANCES, ACT, 1985 Under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances  Act 1985 of India, it is illegal for a person to produce/manufacture/cultivate, possess, sell, purchase, transport, store, and/or consume any narcotic drug or psychotropic substance. Under one of the provisions of the act, the Narcotics Control Bureau was set up with effect from…

Does Educational Institutions fall within the ambit of the Consumer Protection Act, 1986

Reply: After the decision of  Hon’ble Supreme of India in  Maharshi Dayanand University Vs Surjeet Kaur (2010)11 SCC 159, it has been held that educational institutions are not a commodity. Educational institutions are not providing any kind of service, therefore, in the matter of admission, fees et cetera, there cannot be a question of deficiency…

Query : I have filed a case for dissolution of marriage/divorce on the ground of mental cruelty because my wife was making written false complaints to various authorities, will I succeed ?

Answer: For considering dissolution of marriage at the instance of a spouse who allege mental cruelty, the result of such mental cruelty must be such that it is not possible to continue with the matrimonial relationship. The wronged party cannot be expected to condone such conduct and continue to live with his/her spouse. The degree…