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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 52-- Alteration in motor vehicle - No vehicle can be altered so as to change original specification made by manufacturer - Emphasis of S.52(1) is not to vary the "original specifications by the manufacturer...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 50(1)-- Sale of vehicle - Transfer of ownership - Transfer of ownership ought to be registered within 30 days of sale - S.50(1) of the Act, obliges transferor to report the fact of transfer within 14 days of transfer...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 50(1)-- Accidental claim - Transfer of a vehicle - Liability of transferor - Accident occurred within 30 days of transfer - Transfer not made in accordance with S.50 of the Act - So long as name of transferor continues in RTO records, he remains liable to a third person - Transferor held, not absolved..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Bihar Building (Lease, Rent and Eviction) Control Act, 1983, Section 7(4), 6, 5-- Payment of tax - Motor vehicles under possession of manufacturer or dealer - Manufacturer or dealer can impose tax in respect of motor vehicle in his possession during course of business, suitable for use on roads, which is within legislative competence of Entry 57 of State List of VII Schedule of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Accident occurred due to rash and negligent driving of driver of offending vehicle - Documents on record clearly established identity of truck involved in accident, identity of driver, name of insurer of offending truck, period of coverage of insurance of truck, details..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal accident - Compensation - Deductions - Cannot be allowed from amount of compensation either on account of insurance, or on account of pensionary benefits or gratuity or grant of employment to a kin of deceased, as all these amounts are earned by deceased on account of contractual relations..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal accident - Compensation - Deceased himself was owner-cum driver of offending vehicle - Accident occurred due to rash and negligent driving of deceased - Deceased being owner of offending vehicle was not a third party within meaning of the Act - Since deceased was victim of his own action of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 149-- Accident - Liability of insurance company - Fake driving licence - If owner was aware of fact that licence was fake and still permitted driver to drive vehicle, then insurer would stand absolved - However, the mere fact that driving licence is fake, per se, would not absolve the insurer...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149-- Accident - Liability of insurer - Pay and recover - Offending vehicle driven negligently due to which door of vehicle suddenly opened and deceased was thrown out of vehicle, as a result of which he died - Driver of offending vehicle had no valid driving licence at the time of accident - Since..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988-- Insurance - New cars and two wheelers - Third party insurance cover for new cars should mandatorily be for a period of three years and for two wheelers it should mandatorily be for a period of five years - However, it shall be the option of owner of a vehicle to opt for a comprehensive insurance..........

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