when landlord refuses to refund the deposit when landlord refuses to refund the deposit

I've been staying in a rented flat for which an 11-month lease has just ended. The landlord is refusing to refund my deposit unless I can find a replacement to take up the flat, which is mentioned in the Rental Agreement. I have informed him 15 days prior and theres nothing mentioned like I have to inform him 30 days prior in agreement.

Kishan Dutt Kalaskar Retired Judge

Responded 1 month ago

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A.Dear Sir,
You are not bound to find out another tenant and he cannot insist upon you to get another tenant. Further he cannot refuse to refund your deposit.
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