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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 134, 184-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Collusion between lorry and bicycle - Death of cyclist - Lorry being a heavy vehicle dashed to a bicycle from its back side and rider of same caught under rear wheel of lorry and sustained crush injuries - Inquest panchnama coupled with postmortem..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 29, 20(b)(ii)(C), 37, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Recovery of 22 kg 200 gms ganja - Commercial quantity - Bail - Contraband recovered was entrusted to co-accused by petitioner for the purposes of sale - CDR details collected by I.O containing communication between co-accused and petitioner on record - Vehicle carrying contraband was registered in..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Victim received injury on his right foot under rear tyre of bus, while alighting from bus, as accused started the bus without waiting for whistle of conductor - Conductor of bus not supported the prosecution case - Though there were many passengers in bus, but I.O not..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Collusion between two trucks - Sudden breakdown vis-a-vis break pipe of offending vehicle is proved on record - Accused losing control over offending vehicle due to such mechanical breakdown - He was thus, not negligent while driving, as there was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal accident - Compensation - Motor cycle in question as per eye witnesses was driven by appellant no.2 at the time of accident - Deceased along with appellant no.1 sitting behind appellant no.2 as pillion rider - Evidence on record proved that accident caused due to rash and negligent driving..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal accident - Collusion between truck and car - Contributory negligence - Question of contributory negligence would arise when both parties are involved in accident due to rash and negligent driving - In the instant case, when car was following truck and no fault can be attributed to truck..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 140-- Fatal accident - No fault liability - Compensation - Claimants failed to substantiate factum of rash and negligent driving by driver of subject truck, thus claim petition failed u/s 166 of M.V Act - However, claimants are granted limited relief u/s 140 of the Act - Respondents jointly and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 149-- Accident - Death of pedestrian - Rash and negligent driving of Tractor driver - Liability of insurer - Evidence on record that at the time of occurrence tractor involved in accident was being driven by driver-owner in rash and negligent manner - Independent eye witnesses supported said fact - FIR..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Permanent disability of 40% - Rash and negligent driving - Merely from the spot where motor cycle of appellant was found lying after the accident, it cannot be basis to assume that it was driven in or around that spot at the relevant time or on the wrong side of road - Moreover, there..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Permanent disability of 40% - Rash and negligent driving by driver of offending vehicle - Compensation - Evidence of witnesses and contents of charge sheet filed by police proved that offending vehicle was driven rashly and negligently - Taking into account the amounts quantified by..........

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