Legal Question in Landlord & Tenant Law in India

My grandfather having flat in pune state bank nagar society and i'm staying there with my friend. I am not collecting any rent from friend. Society have the rule that they don't allow bachelors tenets in the society. But i'm owner of the flat not a tenets. Secretary forcing me not to keep friend with me. Is there any law which can help me in this problem. Is this case come under sub-letting?

Asked on 9/10/13, 7:15 am

3 Answers from Attorneys

Jayesh Desai Jayesh Desai

Society's action is arbitrary and illegal - they cannot force you out from the flat - nor they can demand that your 'guest' be not permitted to stay with you.

You can challenge their action in a Cooperative Court.

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Answered on 9/10/13, 8:29 am

KarVai Legal Solutions Rajiv Gupta 9811284735 Ch.No: 359, Western Wing, Tis Hazari, Delhi

if you are the owner, the society cannot object.

Thanks and Regards

Adv. Rajiv

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Answered on 9/10/13, 8:43 am
Fca Prashant Chavan Expert Edge LLP


Dear Sir / Madam,

The Society or for that matter the Secretary cannot issue the "diktat" what you should be doing and what you should not be doing in your flat. NO. It is not a case of sub-letting since you are residing in the flat.


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Answered on 9/10/13, 9:33 am

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