2A. 3[ Power of Central Government to decide certain matters. If any question arises as to whether,-
two or more individuals, trustees, associations of indivi- duals, firms or bodies corporate or any combination thereof, constitute, or fall within, a group, or
two or more undertaking are inter- connected under- takings within the meaning of this Act, or
two or more bodies corporate are under the same management, the Central Government or where the Board of Company Law Ad- ministration, constituted under section 10E of the Companies Act, 1956 , 1 of 1956 is, by notification, authorised so to do by the Central Govern- ment, that Board, shall decide such question, after giving to the persons concerned a reasonable opportunity of being heard.]
Act not to apply in certain cases.