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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988-- Motor Accident - Compensation - Future prospects - To be taken into consideration while awarding compensation if deceased had stable income...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2003
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149-- Insurance claim - Damage to vehicle due to mechanical defect - No fault of driver - Insurance Company cannot repudiate a claim made by owner of vehicle solely on ground that driver of vehicle did not hold a valid licence - Insurance Company cannot repudiate claim of appellant...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168-- Award of compensation more than claimed - No restriction if the same appears to be 'just compensation' - Deceased aged 32 years having M.B.B.S. qualification and doing internship - Court not only to take into account present income but also to estimate income which deceased would have earned in..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 41, Rule 27-- Award - Additional evidence - Report of pay commission entitling deceased to higher pay from date prior to accident - Held, this amount to be taken into consideration while determining the compensation...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Award - Deceased 31 years of age - Multiplier of 21 applied - Multiplier applied being in excess of that given in schedule - Multiplier of 17 applied...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Award - Loss of consortium and future prospects - Deceased a brilliant Scientist - Held, appellants are entitled to a sum of Rs.25, 000/- on this aspect...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2003
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149-- Motor accident - Liability of Insurance Company to a third party when licence of driver is fake - In order to avoid liability it is not sufficient to show that the person driving at the time of accident was not duly licensed - Insurance Company must establish that the breach was on the part of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2003
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 171-- Motor accident - Interest - Depends upon facts and circumstances of each case - Award of interest would normally depend upon the bank rate prevailing at the relevant time...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2003
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 171-- Motor accident - Interest - Must be just and reasonable depending upon facts and circumstances of each case - All relevant factors including inflation, change of economy, policy being adopted by Reserve Bank, how long case is pending, permanent injuries suffered by victim, enormity of suffering,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2003
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 168-- Motor Accident - Victim at the relevant time 40 years of age - Earing Rs.3500/- per month - Had a stable job as such liberal view of his future prospects to be taken into consideration - Yearly income assessed as Rs.45,000/- out of which one-third of gross income towards personal living expenses..........

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