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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Permanent disability of 40% - Enhanced compensation - Appellant possessed heavy transport motor vehicle driving license, which proved that he is a driver of heavy transport motor vehicle - Driving licence on record being valid for a limited period cannot be basis to belie the claim of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 14(2)-- Accident - Validity of driving license - Testimony of Registering authority solely based on register cannot be made basis of a finding that expiry date of license was 2003 - License would not have been issued for 5 years when driver was 37 years, but would be issued for a period of 20 years or 50..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - 34% permanent physical disability of spine - Contributory negligence - Deduction of 40% amount - Once the finding that there was contributory negligence on the part of appellant is held to be without any basis, mere fact that appellant had not produced the driving license, would be of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 4, 5, 149-- Fatal accident - Liability of insurance company - Expired driving license of offending vehicle at the time of accident - Does not constitutes a fundamental breach of terms and conditions of policy of insurance - Insurance company is liable to satisfy the award and thereafter seek recovery, if so..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 50-- Recovery of 101 kg poppy straw - Search and seizure - Accused searched in presence of Magistrate and a driving license and registration certificate was recovered from his person - No contraband was recovered from person of accused - Recovery effected from car of accused - Provision of S.50 of the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of driving license of deceased from accused `S' - Pocket diary recovered from pocket pant of body of deceased - Name of deceased was written on the first page of said diary - This circumstance shows that accused `S' did not take out copy of driving..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149, 173-- Appeal - On date of accident driver of offending vehicle was holding a driving license to drive `HTV' and `Morotcycle' but not `LMV' - Possession of licence to drive HTV must be seen as sufficient qualification for person to drive LMV also as mechanism to drive in both categories of vehicles was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149-- Fatal accident - Compensation - Liability of insurer - Driver of offending vehicle was holding a valid driving license at the time of accident - Insurance company failed to adduce any evidence to prove otherwise - Since no objection regarding admissibility or manner of proving said driving license..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 149-- Accident - Claim petition - Forged driving license - Liability of insurance company - Held, once original licence is forged its subsequent renewal does not make it a valid document - In present case, insurance company has discharged its onus that driver was not holding any valid driving licence by..........
CHHATTISGARH STATE CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, PANDRI, RAIPUR
Year of decision: 2011
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1)(g), 14(1)(d)-- Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 - Insurance claim - Volvo excavator - Driving licence - Plea that driving license for Volvo excavator was necessary - Held that on the basis of documents on record the insured article was a machine, it was not a motor vehicle - For operating that machine it was not..........

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