The extract of Section 156 Cr.P.C.: “156. Police officer’s power to investigate cognizable cases (1) Any officer in charge of a police station may, without the order of a Magistrate, investigate any cognizable case which a Court having jurisdiction over the local area within the limits of such station would have power to inquire into… Read More Whether a Magistrate is empowered under Section 156(3) Cr.P.C. to direct the Crime Branch CID to investigate an offence?
In AIR 1989 NOC 74 (Mad) (Krishnamurthi v. Gopal Gounder), Ratnam, J. considering a case of determination of mesne profits in the partition suit observed thus : — “In a suit for partition, the mesne profits with reference to the properties forming the subject-matter of the suit, and referable to the properties, eventually allotted to… Read More Determination of mesne profits in the partition suit
Variations or changes in the shares on account of death of party/parties and other developments after the decree affecting the rights and liabilities of the parties can be determined if necessary by passing further preliminary decree or if no complicated questions are involved, the matter can be decided in the final decree proceedings itself.
In Venkata Reddy v. Pethi Reddy, AIR 1963 SC 992, reversing a decision of the Madras High Court in AIR 1956 Mad 413, Mudholkar, J. said (at p. 995) : “A decision is said to be final when, so far as the Court rendering it is concerned, it is unalterable except by resort to such… Read More Whether a preliminary decree is regarded as embodying the final decision of the Court passing that decree?
there is no obligation of a litigant to apply for final decree proceedings. As such there is no question of application of the limitation. … Read More What is the period of limitation for execution of preliminary decree for partition.
India has financial institutions which are not banks but which accept deposits and extend credit like banks. These are called Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs) in India. At end-March 2017, there were 11,522 NBFCs registered with the Reserve Bank, of which 178 were NBFCs-D and 220 were NBFCs-ND-SI. The share of NBFCs in terms of assets… Read More Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs) and Chit funds in India