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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 170, Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5-- Appeal - Delay - 268 days delay in filing appeal against award in an accident claim petition - Delay alleged to be on the part of Advocate - Nothing to prove as to what action had been taken against Advocate who allegedly played fraud upon the appellant - Sufficient cause thus not shown to condone..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168-- Injured a household lady of 35 years of age - She suffered one incised wound on the right side of the hip and two bruises - She remained admitted in hospital for 1-1/2 months and thereafter she remained confined to bed in her house - She suffered only 2% permanent disability - Held, Tribunal had..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Fracture in lower left leg and upper femur of the left leg - Ribs also fractured besides injuries caused to face and eye - Appellant wore plaster for about four months and continued treatment of eye for about one and half years - Compensation under head 'Medical Expenses,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 171-- Accident - Compensation - Enhancement - Amount to be paid within a period of six weeks from date of decision failing which the same to carry interest @ 9% per annum w.e.f. the date of filing of appeal till realisation...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168-- Compensation - Can be awarded in excess of what is claimed when evidence led in the case is sufficient to pass such award - Function of Tribunal/Court is to award just compensation, which is reasonable on the evidence produced on record...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168-- Award of amount higher than what is claimed - There is no bar - Appropriate procedure is to allow a formal amendment of the claim petition - However, if there is evidence on record to justify it, a higher amount be awarded even without a formal amendment to the claim petition...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168-- House-wife - Her contribution to the household must be treated to be at minimum of Rs.3, 000/- per month for an age group of 34-59 years...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168-- Deceased aged 35 years working in different houses as petty worker and earning Rs.300/- per month plus free boarding - Her monthly income taken to be Rs.3, 000/- per month being in the age group of 34-59 years in view of S.C. judgment in Lata Wadhwa's case reported in AIR 2001 SC 3218 - Though the..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 168-- Joint tort feasors - Composite negligence - Death on account of act of two vehicles - Owner, driver and Insurer of one of the vehicles can be sued and it is not necessary to sue owner, driver and insurer of both the vehicles - Claimant may impleaded owner, driver and insurer of both the vehicles..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 168-- Joint tort feasors - Composite negligence - Apportionment - It is not necessary to apportion the claim when it is not possible to determine the ratio of negligence of joint tort feasors...........

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