M/s. Himalaya Distilleries Ltd. Vs. Urmila Pradhan Ors.
[Miscellaneous Application No. 221/2022 in T.P. (C) No. 2498/2019]
On 1st October, 2021, the present Transfer Petition was disposed of by directing that the title suit subject matter of this petition shall be transferred to the District Court at Siliguri, West Bengal.
There is a report submitted to this Court by the learned District Judge, Special Division-I, Sikkim stating that there is no District Judge at Siliguri and therefore, effect could not be given to the order of this Court dated 1st October, 2021.
The learned senior counsel appearing for the parties agree that there is a Court of Senior Civil Judge at Siliguri in West Bengal where the suit subject matter of this petition can be tried.
Accordingly, the order dated 1st October, 2021 is modified. It is directed that the suit shall be transferred to the Court of Senior Civil Judge at Siliguri, State of West Bengal.
With the above discussion, the misc. application is disposed of.
……………………………J. [ABHAY S. OKA]