hello, my society is registered under maharashtra state cooprative societies act 1960 in mumbai and in our single layout plan, 100 other societies are there reg under same act. Now some members formed a federation of housing societies ( registered under societies act 1860 ) and affiliated 70% of our societies in the lay out with them. my Q. is can societies reg. under mcs act 1960 become members of non-cooperative federation reg. under societies act 1860 ? ..is this affiliation lawful - legal or not ?