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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168(1), 166-- Accident - Permanent disability - Affecting earning capacity - Partial loss of eye sight and amputation of one finger of right hand - Complainant was working as Foreman at the relevant time and suffered loss of income - Complainant is entitled to compensation on account of permanent disability in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 149-- Accident - Motorcycle driven by minor having no driving licence hit the scooter of deceased from behind who was thrown on the ground and deceased succumbed to the fatal injuries - Story that minor took the keys of motorcycle without any intimation appears to be highly improbable and far fetched -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - One leg of victim, aged 20 years, amputated - Doing building centering work - Income assessed at Rs.4, 000/- per month - Multiplier of 18 applied - Disability assessed as 50% - Compensation for loss of future earnings comes to Rs.4.32 lacs - For loss of amenities and..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 116, 170, 173, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 227-- Fatal motor accident - Tribunal awarded compensation to claimants of deceased - Insurance company filed revision against order of Tribunal under Art.227 of Constitution of India - Claimants contended that revision petition not maintainable as petitioner-Insurance Co. could file appeal u/s 173 of..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal Motor accident - Tribunal awarded compensation taking income of deceased as Rs.8000/- per month - However, last income tax return of deceased showed net income of deceased as Rs.67000/- - Held, Tribunal committed illegality and material irregularity in taking income of deceased as Rs.8000/-..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Victim a coolie - Left hand rendered useless and thus affecting his earning capacity - Permanent residual physical disability of the upper limb 68% and 22-23% of the whole body - Appellant could not work as a coolie and could not also do any other manual work -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 24-- Maintenance pendente lite - Spouses in the proceedings for maintenance do not truthfully disclose their true income and therefore some guess work on the part of Court is permissible - Court can take into consideration amongst others the following factors: (i) Life style of the spouse; (ii) The..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Driving licence - Duplicate driving licence issued by competent authority after following prescribed procedure - Original application not available - Held, as duplicate driving licence was issued by same licensing authority, it cannot be challenged that original licence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Victim a coolie earning Rs.100/- daily - Disability of left lower limb at 58% and that of the whole body 29% - Victim awarded compensation of Rs.30, 000/- for pain and suffering, Rs.40, 000/- for loss of amenities, Rs.10, 000/- for medical expenses, Rs.20, 000/- for..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149-- Motor accident - Tribunal fastened liability on registered owner who claims that he had already transferred vehicle - Subsequent purchaser also arrayed as party - Held, in a claim emanating from third party, order of Tribunal passing award against registered owner and also providing right of..........

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