Reports of Cases Decided in the High Court of Madras Volume 6

Reports of Cases Decided in the High Court of Madras Volume 6

By (author) 

List price: US$22.40

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks


This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1872 edition. Excerpt: ...who is no relative. Following the decision of the Privy Council in Grid-hari Lal Roy v. The Government of Bengal, I would confirm the decision of the Civil Judge and dismiss this appeal. flppellatr Emrishirtinni ((1) Special Appeal No. 23 of 1871. RAN! KATTAMA NA'cmA'P.......Speeial Appellant. BOTHAGUBUSXMI TE'vA1l........ Special Respondent. Plaintiff, the Zaminderni of Shivaganga, sued to recover two villages which she alleged formed part of the Shivaganga Zaminderi. The villages originally belonged to Pitchama Nachiar, mother of the present defendant, Bothagurusami Tevar, the ex-Zamindar of Shivaganga. In 1856 they were purchased by the Court of Wards on behalf of Bothagiuusami who was then a minor, withlplazt of the rents and profits of the Zamindari, and in 1860 were iven by 'm to his mother. n 1864 Bothagurusami was ousted by a decree of the Privy Council and became liable to the present plai.ntifl' for the mesne profits of the Zamindari. In the account taken of mesne profits due, the amount expended on the purchase of these villages was excluded by pla.intifi"s consent from the sum debited to the ex-Zamindar. Plaintiff now sued Pitchama Nachiar, and, she dying, the suit was continued against Bothagurusami, as her representative. Held, that the laintiff was not entitled to maintain the suit. The decree of the Privy goimcil did not directly give the pla.intifi' a right to maintain the suit, for the adjudication of the Zamindari related onl to Hge firmanently settled estate acquired under the Istimrari Sannail of t e _.... adras Government, and even if 1t could be said to include the villages in dispute, process of execution would, under Section 11, Act XXIII of 1861, be the...
show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 210 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 386g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123692391X
  • 9781236923912