State of Punjab & Ors. vs Shri Ganpat Raj - SC Decision

 State of Punjab & Ors. vs Shri Ganpat Raj - Supreme Court Case Summary of Leading Case - 

On 12th September, 2006, a two Judge Bench in State of Punjab & Ors. vs Shri Ganpat Raj [Civil Appeal No.4089 of 2006] while examining the powers of disposal of cases by the Lok Adalat held that “if no compromise or settlement is or could be arrived at, no order can be passed by the Lok Adalat”. Observing that “a compromise is always bilateral and means mutual adjustment” while “settlement” is termination of legal proceedings by mutual consent, the Bench held that inasmuch as “the case at hand did not involve compromise or settlement”, it “could not have been disposed of by Lok Adalat.”

Landmark Cases of India / सुप्रीम कोर्ट के ऐतिहासिक फैसले


Popular posts from this blog

100 Questions on Indian Constitution for UPSC 2020 Pre Exam

भारतीय संविधान से संबंधित 100 महत्वपूर्ण प्रश्न उतर

संविधान की प्रमुख विशेषताओं का उल्लेख | Characteristics of the Constitution of India