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HARYANA-Supersession of Municipal Committees

held. This clearly has sometliing to do with the fact that the opposition group there is more powerful than the party Supersession of Municipal Committees in power, viz, the Congress. Nor is supersession of municipal Partap Singh committees a satisfactory remedy for MUNICIPAL government is subject to legislative, judicial and administrative control The state legislature controls municipal bodies by enacting the necessary legislation, by amending statutes, and by discussing and debating their functioning. Like other higher levels of government, municipal government is .subject to the usual control of the judiciary. Courts of law interpret municipal laws, and may declare ultra vires those municipal acts which are deemed to be in excess of the powers conferred on the municipal body. But it is the executive government alone that has to deal with municipal authorities continuously with regard to their day-to-day administration. The entire Municipal Act is replete with overriding powers to the state government on the various branches of municipal administration.
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