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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 98, 66, 88-- Inter-State permit - Non-air conditioned private buses - Reciprocal agreement between State of Punjab and U.T Chandigarh - Agreement permitting no, A.C buses for which State of Punjab had issued permits prior to 1966 and it continues to be renewed by State of Punjab to operate in U.T - S.88 of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - High Court while reducing compensation neither set out facts of case in detail nor dealt with any of submissions urged except to mention them, nor took note of grounds raised by claimant - It was necessary for High Court to assign reasons for reduction of compensation -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Future prospects - Deceased was 24 years old at the time of accident - Future prospects ought to have been awarded at 40% of actual income of deceased, instead of 50% as awarded by High Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Deduction towards personal expenses - Deceased was living in a village, where he was residing with his aged father who was about 65 years old and an unmarried sister - High Court correctly considered them to be dependents of deceased and made a deduction of 1/3rd towards..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Income of deceased - Deceased was engaged in business of manufacturing Namkeen products - However, family of deceased failed to produce any evidence that income of deceased was Rs.15,000 p.m as claimed by them - High Court rightly took income of deceased to be Rs.6000,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Loss of consortium - Filial consortium - Deceased was a bachelor, whose mother pre-deceased him and he was residing with his aged father and u, married daughter, who were dependent upon him - It is thus, appropriate to award father and sister of deceased an amount of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Total compensation - Keeping in view the age, income, dependency and various amounts to be awarded as compensation under conventional heads, total compensation of Rs.14,25,600 along with 12% interest p.a is awarded to father and sister of deceased - However, out of amount..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147-- Accident - 60% permanent disability - Compensation - Liability of insurer - Accident occurred due to rash and negligent driving of tractor - Appellant travelled in the tractor as a passenger in breach of policy condition, as tractor was insured for agriculture purposes and not for carrying goods -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - 60% permanent disability - Compensation - Enhancement - Appellant pleaded that permanent disability should be reckoned as 67% to whole body - However, after going through medical evidence, assessment made by Tribunal about extent of permanent disability at 60% to whole body seems to be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Permanent disability - Compensation - Enhancement - Appellant/Claimant was a young unmarried boy of 25 years of age at the time of accident - He did not suffer any kind of ailment - Appellant sustained fracture of both pelvic bones with rapture of urethra and abdomen injuries for which..........

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