Motor Accident Claim
Mode of Citation- ILC-2017-SC-MAC-....
Get started with Indian Law Cases
Your password will be generated automatically and will be sent to your email-id provided in this form.
Full Name  
Email ID
(this email-id will be treated as your User ID also)
Address
City
Mobile No
* Mobile No is required for verification of identity
 Bare Acts  | Legal Resources  | Lawyer Locater  | Articles  | Legal Dictionary  | Download Desktop Software  | Subscription   Home   |   E-Journal  |  Sign-In  | Contact Us  | Disclaimers

Motor Accident Claim
 Search Tips
Motor Accident Claim
Mode of Citation- ILC-2017-SC-MAC-....
Judgement Subject Index/Important Decision/Topic

ILC-2016-SC-MAC-Jan-1

Malati Sardar Vs. National Insurance Company Ltd & Ors.

Head Note

Motor Vehicles Act,1988  - Section 166 (2) , The Code of Civil Procedure, 1908  - Section 21

MACT - Territorial Jurisdiction - Provision of Section 166 of the Act is a benevolent provision for the victims of accidents of negligent driving - The provision for territorial jurisdiction has to be interpreted consistent with the object of facilitating remedies for the victims of accidents - Hyper technical approach in such matters can hardly be appreciated - There is no bar to a claim petition being filed at a place where the insurance company, which is the main contesting parties in such cases, has its business - In such cases, there is no prejudice to any party - There is no failure of justice - High Court failed to notice the provision of Section 21 CPC.

Topic(s)-MACT - Territorial Jurisdiction - Law clarified







Full Judgement Body


     
@2016 Indian Law
Name  
Email ID
Please Wait..