Free Judgments

U.P. Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam … vs Union Of India & Ors on 6 November, 2015

1. This intra court appeal impugns the judgment dated 21 st August, 2014

of the learned Single Judge of this Court of dismissal of W.P.(C)

No.7328/2012 preferred by the appellant.
2. The appellant had preferred the writ petition from which this appeal

arises impugning the letter dated 19th September, 2011 of the respondent

No.3 Dr. Geeta Rawat (ILS), Joint Secretary, Govt. of India initiating

proceedings for arbitration of disputes between the appellant and the

respondent No.2 Engineering Projects India Ltd. (EPIL).

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3. The facts are in a narrow ambit. The erstwhile U.P. State Electricity

Board (UPSEB) placed a work order dated 5th February, 1982 on the

respondent No.2 EPIL. The contract which thereby came into existence

between the respondent No.2 EPIL and the UPSEB contained an arbitration

clause as under:

Source: Indian Kanoon