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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20-- Recovery of 5 kg.150 gms of charas - Recovery effected from taxi driven by accused with a passenger/co-accused - Co-accused found to be gratuitous passenger, unaware of articles recovered, hence acquitted - Defence of accused that taxi was booked and hired by co-accused found to be false as when..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147(Before- - Claimant not in any manner engaged on the vehicle that met with an accident - Claimant was employed as a driver in another vehicle of the company - No insurance cover for the spare driver in the policy - Held, claimant did not cease to be a gratuitous passenger though he claimed that he was a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147-- Claimant held to be a gratuitous passenger - Tribunal awarded compensation to be paid jointly and severally by owner and insurer - Insurer directed to satisfy the award and recover it from the owner...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Gratuitous passenger - Insurance Company does not owe any liability towards gratuitous passengers...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Comprehensive/Package Insurance policy - Insurance Company may be liable to pay compensation to gratuitous passenger or the owner and it depends upon nature and terms of the policy...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147-- Accident - Compensation - Liability of Insurance Company - Plea of gratuitous passenger cannot be raised for the first time in appeal...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147-- Death of gratuitous passenger travelling in a goods vehicle - Vehicle driven in contravention to terms and conditions of the Insurance Policy - Owner and Driver of the Vehicle liable to pay compensation - Insurance Company cannot be held liable...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 166-- Accident - Compensation - Death of gratuitous passenger travelling in a private car - Car driven negligently - Policy was 'Private car package policy' - Held, gratuitous passenger falls within meaning of third party - Insurance company is liable to pay compensation...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 149(4), 149(5), 147-- Insurance of goods vehicle - Death of a gratuitous passenger who was traveling in a goods vehicle - Held, insurance company not liable to pay compensation - However, court has discretion to direct the company to pay and recover on facts and circumstances of the case...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 149, 166-- Insurance of goods vehicle - Death of a gratuitous passenger while traveling in a goods vehicle - Held, insurance company could be liable if the deceased was owner or agent of owner of goods which were being carried in the vehicle...........

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