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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal accident - Compensation - Deceased 52 years of age at the time of accident - Claimants entitled to compensation by fixing the multiplier as 11 - Widow of deceased shall be entitled for loss of consortium to the tune of Rs.1 lakh and children together are entitled to compensation of Rs.1 lakh..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Multiplier - Age of deceased was 20 years at the time of accident and he left behind a sister who at that point was 17 years of age - Adoption of multiplier of 18 is appropriate...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Deceased at the age of 20 years left behind his father, mother and younger sister - Taking into account the multiplier of 18 with 50% loss of dependency, compensation enhanced from Rs.4,55,000 to Rs. 5,36,000 - Enhanced amount of Rs.81,000 would carry interest @ Rs.6%..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Multiplier - Deceased, a bachelor, left his aged mother and a younger handicapped sister - It is the age of deceased which should be taken into account for applicability of multiplier - Multiplier of 17 is appropriate...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Permanent disability of 90% - Total Compensation - Appeal a professional driver and was only 29 years of age at the time of accident - Considering the income of appellant as 24,000/- p.a., applying the multiplier 17, amount of compensation enhanced from Rs.3,57,800 as awarded by High..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Motor accident - Chartered accountant - Received injuries on legs and suffered 70% permanent disability - Free movement involved for performance of duties by a chartered accountant - Movements of appellant restricted to a large extent and that too at a young age - There is thus, a definite loss of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Multiplier - Deceased died at the age of 40 - It is multiplier of 15 which is applicable...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Rash and negligent driving of goods carriage vehicle - Death of pedestrian - Keeping in view the income of deceased, his contribution to his family, age of deceased, multiplier applicable and loss of consortium, claimants held, entitled to total compensation of Rs.8 lakhs..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 8(c), 20(b), 29, 31-- Contraband - Enhanced sentence - Accused convicted second time for the same offence - He was 65 years of age and suffering from various ailments - It is not a case where maximum punishment and thereafter multiplier of one and one-half times applied, as awarded by High Court - Held, keeping in view..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Multiplier - Age of deceased at the time of accident was 31 years and 4 months - Multiplier of 17 is appropriate...........

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