IN THE HIGH COURT OF KARNATAKA AT BANGALORE
DATED THIS THE 13TH DAY OF NOVEMBER 1996
BEFORE
THE HON'BLE MR. JUSTICE R.V.RAVEEDRAN
WRIT PETITION NOS. 39793 & 39338-341 OF 1992

(1) W.P. No. 39793/1992

N.T.I. Housing Co-operative Society Ltd.,
By its Secretary
R. Prakash S/o Ramaswamy Iyer,
R/o R.M.V. Extension,
Bangalore - 80.

( By Sri. T. S. Amarkumar, Advocate.)

In W.P. Nos. 39338 - 41 / 1992

(1) The Karnataka State Judicial Department Employee's House Building, Co-operative Society Ltd.,
(2) The Syndicate Bank Employees' House Building
Co-operative society Ltd.,
(3) The Bharath Electronics Employees' Co-operative House Building Society Ltd., Bangalore - 13. Petitioners

( By Sri. T. S. Ramachandra, Advocate.)

AND

The Bangalore Development Authority,
By its Commissioner .
Bangalore - 20 . .. Respondent

(by Sri. N.K. Patil, Advocate. )

These writ petitions are filed praying to declare that the demand for contribution of Rs. 2.00 Lakhs per acre towards Cauvery Water Supply Scheme and the Ring Road surcharge at Rs. 1.00 lakh per acre, are without authority of law and etc.,

These writ petitions coming on for hearing this day, the Court made the following:-

O R D E R

Learned counsel for the petitioners states that the petitioners have challenged the levy of Cauvery Water Supply III Stage contribution ( at the rate of Rs. 2.00 lakhs per acre ) and Ring Road surcharge ( Rs. 1.00 lakh per acre ) in these petitions.

Subsequent to the filling of the petitions the BDA Act, 1976, has been amended and such amendments have a bearing on these matters. The petitioners therefore request permission to with draw these petitions and file comprehensive petitions challenging the provisions of the Amended Act.

Accordingly, these petitions are dismissed reserving liberty tot he petitioners to file comprehensive petitions.
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