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Cannot Burden Insurer To Follow Up An Inadequate Disclosure Of Material Facts By The Insured: Supreme Court

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The Supreme Court has observed that it is duty of the insured while making the proposal to make a clear and specific disclosure of material facts and that the insurer cannot be burdened to follow up an inadequate disclosure. As per the relevant policy in this case (Oriental Insurance Company Ltd. vs. Mahendra Construction), the […]

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“Death due to mosquito bite an accident”

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In a ruling that will benefit many insurance holders, the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission has held that death due to mosquito bite causing malaria is an accident. “It is difficult for us to accept that the death due to a mosquito bite would not be a death due to an accident,” Justice V K […]

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Man gets Rs 3.5L compensation for shop gutted in fire

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Over 20 years after his shop was gutted in a fire, a district resident has been awarded Rs 3.5 lakh compensation by the Thane Motor Accident Claims Tribunal. Thane district’s Ulhasnagar township resident Vakil Rahadomal Karia, the owner of a studio cum press, informed the MACT that in 1980 he had purchased the shop where […]

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Rs 13 lakh compensation for kin of mishap victim

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The motor accident claims tribunal here has awarded a compensation of over Rs 13 lakh to the kin of a 28-year-old man who was killed in a mishap in 2012. Tribunal member and District Judge K D Vadane recently awarded a compensation of Rs 13.72 lakh with 8 per cent interest to the kin of […]

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Rs 19.57l compensation for kin of road mishap vic

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Family members of a 44-year-old woman, who died in a road accident involving a rashly-driven vehicle, have been awarded Rs 19.57 lakh compensation by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) here. MACT Presiding Officer Raj Paul Singh Teji directed National Insurance Company Ltd, insurer of the offending tractor, to pay a compensation of Rs 19,57,958 […]

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MACT Rs 10.17 L to accident victim kin

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The Thane Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) has awarded a compensation of Rs 10.17 lakh to the kin of a vegetable vendor from Murbad town, who was killed in a road accident in March, 2010. MACT member and district judge K D Vadane in his order last week directed Lakhbir Singh, a tempo driver, and […]

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Rs 20.25 lakh for family of man killed in road mishap

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Family members of a 43-year-old man, who died in a road accident, have been awarded Rs 20.75 lakh compensation by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) here. MACT Presiding Officer Naveen Arora directed Bajaj Allianz General Insurance Company Ltd, insurer of the offending car which hit Sanjeev Dutt and injured three others, to pay Rs […]

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Family gets Rs 11.43L compensation for man’s death in accident

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The family of a 32-year-old man has been awarded Rs 11.43 lakh compensation by Thane Motor Accident Claims Tribunal for his death in a road mishap in 2011. MACT member and District Judge K D Vadane awarded the compensation of Rs 11.43 lakh to the victim’s family, including his widow, parents and two minor daughters, […]

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Court compensates widow for husband killed on duty

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A labour court here has awarded Rs 5,32,800 as compensation to a 52-year-old widow in connection with the murder of her husband while he was driving a tanker of his employer in 2012. Labour court Commissioner B Y Phad directed the two respondents — Jagdeep Singh Bakhrawar Singh of Jaideep Transport from Bhiwandi and RelianceGeneral […]

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Rs 13.30L awarded to road accident victim

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A 28-year-old man, who received grievous injuries after being hit by a rashly-driven truck, has been awarded a compensation of over Rs 13 lakh by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) here. MACT Presiding Officer Naveen Arora directed Cholamandalam M S General Insurance Company Ltd, insurer of the vehicle, to pay Rs 13.30 lakh to […]

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Delhi Court awards Rs 17L damages to kin of mishap victim

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A Delhi court has awarded Rs 17 lakh compensation to the kin of a 29-year-old man who died in a road mishap here in 2011. The Motor Accident Claims Tribunal, presided by Manish Gupta directed Bharti Axa General Insurance Company Ltd, the insurer of the offending vehicle, to pay a compensation of Rs 17,08,900 to […]

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Married woman gets Rs 51.75L compensation

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Awarding Rs 51.75 lakh to a married woman for the accidental death of her brother, a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal has held that legal heirs, even if not dependent on the deceased, are eligible for compensation. The claimant, Divya Alok Srivastav informed Thane MACT that on May 23, 2007, her brother 237-year-old brother Abhisek Kumar, who […]

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Rs 11.98 L compensation to family of road accident victim

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The family members of a 22-year old youth, who was killed in a road mishap three years ago, have been awarded a compensation of Rs 11.98 lakh by a Motor Accident Tribunal (MACT) here. The MACT presiding officer Naveen Arora directed Bajaj Allianz General Insurance Company Ltd, the insurer of the offending vehicle, to pay […]

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Rs 24.77 lakh compensation to accident victim’s kin

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The family members of a woman, who died in a road accident last year, have been awarded Rs 24.77 lakh as compensation by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) here. The tribunal directed Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company Ltd, the insurer of the offending tempo, to pay the amount to the husband, children and father-in-law of […]

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Kin of woman cop to get Rs 35 lakh in accident case

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The Thane Motor Accident Claims Tribunal has directed a truck owner and an insurance firm to jointly pay a compensation of Rs 35 lakh to the kin of a woman police constable who lost her life in a road accident. Judge KD Vadane ordered truck owner Mohammad Nazir Khan and insurance company, Oriental Insurance Company […]

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Rash driving: Rs 20 lakh compensation for injured

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A 34-year-old man, who suffered grievous injuries after being hit by a rashly driven car, has been awarded a compensation of around Rs 20 lakh by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) here. The tribunal directed the Oriental Insurance Company Ltd, insurer of the offending vehicle, to pay Rs 19,74,200 to south Delhi resident Rakesh […]

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Kin of CRPF man killed in road mishap to get over Rs 68 lakh

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Family members of a 35-year-old CRPF employee, who died in a road accident after being hit by a DTC bus, have been awarded a compensation of over Rs 68 lakh by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) here. MACT Presiding Officer Naveen Arora directed United India Insurance Company Ltd, insurer of the offending DTC bus, […]

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Compensation for kin of man killed in mishap

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Family members of a 37-year-old man, who died in a road accident after being hit by a rashly- driven truck, have been awarded a compensation of nearly Rs 12 lakh by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) here. MACT Presiding Officer Barkha Gupta directed RelianceGeneral Insurance Company Ltd, insurer of the offending truck, to pay […]

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Insurance firm asked to pay Rs 3 lakh claim to widow

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A consumer court here has directed an insurancecompany to pay Rs 3 lakh claim amount to a woman following the death of her husband due to illness. In her complaint, the woman Mamta Prakash Gandhi informed the Thane District Consumer Redressel Forum that her late husband Prakash Gandhi had taken two policies from Bajaj Allianz […]

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Health insurance frm asked to pay Rs 3 lk to claimant

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A consumer court of Thane has ordered a health insurance company to pay Rs 3 lakhs to a claimant as it failed to prove that his wife was suffering from a disease prior to issuance of the policy. Complainant Dilip Mohite informed the Thane District Consumer Redressal Forum that he had taken a floater insurance for Rs 3 lakh […]

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Kin of farmer killed in road mishap get Rs 9.90 lakh

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The Thane Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) has asked New India Assurance Company to pay Rs 9.90 lakh compensation to the family of a farmer who died in a mishap in 2012, and recover the amount from the owner of the offending vehicle. The claimant, Sangeeta Vilas Kirkire (28), told the tribunal that her husband […]

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Family of road mishap victim gets Rs 13 lakh

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The Solapur Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) has directed a Bangalore-based transporter and an insurancecompany to jointly pay a compensation of Rs 13 lakh to a woman from the district and her three children in a 2010 road accident case in which she lost her husband. Solapur MACT member SP Pokshe in the judgement delivered […]

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Kin of 39-yr-old get nearly Rs 40 lakh compensation

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Family members of a 39-year-old man, who was killed after being hit by a rashly-driven tractor, have been awarded compensation of nearly Rs 40 lakh by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) here. The tribunal directed National Insurance Company Ltd, insurer of the offending vehicle, to pay Rs 39,81,068 to the family members of Hari […]

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Widower gets Rs 11.5 lakh for death of wife in mishap

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A 36-year-old widower and his two minor children have been awarded a compensation of Rs 11.49 lakhs by Thane’s Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) for the death of his wife in a road accident in 2010. The widower, Vikas Shreedhar Patil, informed the tribunal that on September 19, 2010, he along with his wife Kavita […]

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