Suit of ejectment

Suit of ejectment – Revision of municipal limits during pendency of the suit now fall under the Municipal Corporation, Pathankot – While the general rule is that the parties have to be governed by the law applicable as on the date of filing of suit but in case there is a specific provision in the Act, taking away jurisdiction of the civil court even in respect of the cases which have been validly instituted, then the jurisdiction of the civil court may be ousted – Jurisdiction of Civil Court was ousted – East Punjab Urban Rent Restriction Act, 1949 (III of 1949) Section 13. (2018-3) PUNJAB LAW REPORTER