The Law provides that the parties shall be treated with equality and each party shall be given full opportunity to present his case. The Arbitral Tribunal shall not be bound by the court civil procedure 1908 or the Indian evidence Act, 1872. Subject to the above rules the parties are free to agree on the procedure by the Arbitral Tribunal in conducting its proceedings. In absence of any agreement as to the procedure to be followed, the Tribunal may subject to the rules led down above conduct the proceedings in the manner it considers appropriate. The power of the Arbitral Tribunal includes the power to determine the admissibility relevance, materiality and weight of any evidence.
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