Amendment of section 13

Section 13 of the principal Act shall be re-numbered as sub-section (1) thereof and after sub-section as so re-numbered, the following sub-section shall be inserted, namely:- 

"(2) The shareholders, other than those mentioned in clauses (a), (b) and (c) of sub-section (3) of section 4, whose names are entered on the register of shareholders, may, after giving to the director a reasonable opportunity of being heard in manner as may be prescribed, by resolution passed by majority of the votes of such shareholders holding in the aggregate not less than one-half of the total issued equity share capital held by all such shareholders, remove any director elected under clause (d) of section 10 and elect in his place another person to fill the vacancy so caused.'' 

Amendment of section 14

11. In section 14 of the principal Act, for sub-sections (1) and (1A), the following  sub-section shall be substituted , namely:- 

"(1) any director elected under clause 9 (d) of section 10 may, by giving notice in writing to the Chairman of the Board, resign from his office and on such resignation being accepted, shall be deemed to have vacated his office.''