• East Punjab Urban Rent Restriction Act, 1949 (III of 1949) S. 12 - Arrears of rent - Provisional assessment - Factum of arrears of rent against which payments made by cheques by the tenant have been accounted for by the landlord, would be open to be repudiated by leading evidence by the petitioner-tenant to the effect that no such arrears were due and if plea of the tenant is carried, adjustment of such payments would be available to the tenant - At this stage, when evidence is yet to be led by the parties and adjudication is to be made thereafter by the Rent Controller, the impugned provisional assessment made by the Rent Controller does not need any interference.  (176) PLR 

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