61. Noting of closing and opening of branches.
When a registered firm discontinued business at any place or begins to carry on business at any place, such place not being its principal place of business, any partner or agent of the firm may send intimation thereof to the Registrar, who shall make a note of such intimation in the entry relating to the firm in the Register of Firms, and shall file the intimation along with the statement relating to the firm filed under section 59.
In section 61, for the words “may send intimation thereof to the Registrar, who shall”, substitute the following words, namely- “shall send intimation thereof to the Registrar, within a period of 90 days from the date of such discontinuance or, as the case may be, from the date on which the firm begins to carry on business at such place. The Registrar shall then.”
[Vide Maharashtra Act 29 of 1984, sec. 10 (w.e.f. 1-1-1985)]