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Chamber of Commerce v. Kunnamkulam Municipality

  • Order

Constitution of India – Articles 21 and 243W – Powers, authority and responsibilities of Municipalities – The citizens are entitled to enjoy a clean and healthy environment both in buildings and in open.

Municipality Act, 1994 (Kerala) – Ss. 320, 321, 322, 324 & 325 – Public Latrines – Failure on the part of the Municipality to maintain the toilets and latrines in the Municipality buildings – the Municipality is duty bound to maintain not only the public as well as private latrines but also to properly maintain and keep in a clean and proper order, the latrines and the toilets constructed by the Municipality.

Citations : 2021 (4) KCC 101 : 2021 (4) KHC 489