159. Gaon Sabha Area Fund to be connection with this Act. –
Notwithstanding anything contained in any law for the time being in force, the Gaon Panchayat may utilize, in the manner prescribed, the Gaon Sabha Area Fund to meet the charges in connection with the discharge of its duties or performance of its functions under this Act or rules made thereunder:
Provided that nothing in this section of in any for the time being in force, shall mean or be constructed to mean as authorising the Gaon Sabha to so utilize any sums, collected or realised or and on behalf of the Government, except as specifically provided in this Act.