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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal accident - Compensation - Multiplier in case of bachelor - Deceased was 20 years old at the time of accident - Multiplier of 18 be applied...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal accident - Deceased was 20 years old at the time of accident - Total compensation - Taking into account the age of deceased and various factors i.e future prospects, loss of estate, loss of love and affection and loss of consortium, total compensation thus, enhanced to Rs.13,48,000 with..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 173, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 96-- Appeal filed u/s 173 of 1988 Act is akin to S.96 CPC - High Court has to appreciate the evidence and assign reasons for dismissal of appeal...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - 70% permanent disability - Compensation - Enhancement of - Minor child/victim aged about 10 years at the time of accident - He has suffered permanent disability in his body to extent of 70% and doctor has proved it - Taking into consideration age of victim, extent of disability suffered..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Compensation - Proof of negligence was sine qua non in petition u/S.166 of MV Act - Merely because case has been registered against driver, negligence cannot be inferred even on touchstone of preponderance of probabilities and proof of negligence is essential before person can be held liable to..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 52, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of FIR - Offence u/s 52 of Motor Vehicle Act - Specifications of vehicle involved in offence provided by its manufacturer not part of charge-sheet - Even, there is no material to show that provision of S.52(1) of MV Act is infringed - Particulars of vehicle mentioned in registration..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2)-- Compensation - No pleadings by insurer that offending vehicle was being used as taxi - Onus is on insurance company to prove defences available u/s.149(2) of MV Act, in order to avoid its liability to pay compensation...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 2(c), Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 185-- Drunken driving - Offence of - Whether cognizable or no, cognizable? - Held, limited power to arrest without a warrant given to a police officer in uniform did not make the offences punishable u/ss 184 and 185 of the MV Act cognizable - Offence punishable u/s 185 of the M.V. Act is `no,..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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, Section 2(d), 190, 185- - Drunken driving - Offence of - Filing of charge-sheet by police - Amounts to complaint - Held, documents (though called as charge-sheets) submitted to Magistrate by police alleging commission of offences punishable u/s 185 of the MV Act on the basis of which Magistrate takes cognizance are deemed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A-- Compensation - Annual income - Deceased owner of three buses driving one of the bus and also having income from agriculture - Income from the buses would continue to accrue to the family - Actual loss would be loss of salary of the deceased as a driver and salary of the person needed to be engaged..........

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