The Board shall for the purposes of this Act, by agreement on such terms and at such price as may be approved by the Board, have power to acquire and hold or dispose of moveable and immovable property or any interest therein.
The Government having powers of acquisition under the Land Acquisition Act 1894 or any other law for the time being in force may, at the request of the Board procure the acquisition of any immovable property.
Contracts by the Board.
The Board shall be competent to enter into and perform any contract necessary for the discharge of its functions under this Act.
Deve - lopments not to be made without permission.
No person shall make any development without obtaining permission from the Board to the effect that sufficient arrangement will be made for drainage, sewerage and supply of wholesome water, and every such development shall be made subject to and in accordance with any conditions laid down with such permission.
The Board shall be under no obligation to provide water supply or make arrangements for drainage or sewerage in respect of any premises constructed without the permission referred to under sub-section (1) or in contravention of any condition laid down in such permission or in contravention of any other provision of this Act, or of any other law.
Provided that the Board may with the prior approval of the Government make arrangements for such services at the full cost of the beneficiaries thereof with such development charges as may be fixed under regulations made in this behalf and subject to such conditions as may be laid down by the Board.