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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...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 140, 166-- Compensation - Enhancement - Deceased aged 20 years - Multiplier of 10 applied by observing that after marriage deceased would not spare substantially for his mother - If after marriage contribution to mother diminishes, income can be expected to increase and therefore quantum of contribution can..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166(3)-- Accident - Claim petition filed after 10 years of accident - Period of limitation having been deleted by the Amending Act, claim petition has to be entertained without taking note of the date of accident...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 168, 173-- Accident claim petition - Deceased 30 years of age and his income assessed to be Rs.45, 000/- per annum - 1/3 deduction towards the amount which deceased would have spent on himself allowed - Multiplier of 17 applied - Rs.10, 000/- to each of the claimants allowed on account of loss and affection..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A-- Deceased driver of motor vehicle - Owner and Insurance Company are liable to pay compensation under 'no fault liability' where accident takes place 'arising out of the use of motor vehicle...........

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