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SUSEELA v. J.SANTHAPPAN - MFA No. 1235 of 2000(A) [2007] RD-KL 15703 (14 August 2007)

IN THE HIGH COURT OF KERALA AT ERNAKULAM

MFA No. 1235 of 2000(A)

1. SUSEELA
... Petitioner

Vs

1. J.SANTHAPPAN
... Respondent

For Petitioner :SRI.T.M.ABDUL LATHEEF

For Respondent : No Appearance

The Hon'ble MR. Justice J.B.KOSHY The Hon'ble MR. Justice V.GIRI

Dated :14/08/2007

O R D E R

J.B.KOSHY & V.GIRI, JJ.

M.F.A.No.1235 OF 2000 Dated 14th August, 2007

JUDGMENT

Koshy,J.

One Sasikumaran Nair, at the age of 40, died in a motor accident. His wife and children along with mother filed an application for compensation. The accident occurred on 1.12.1997. According to the claimants, the deceased was engaged in Bombay with a monthly salary of Rs.5,175/=. The Tribunal accepted the above and after deducting personal expenses Rs.3,000/= was taken as loss of monthly dependency and compensation was calculated. Considering the fact that the deceased was aged 40, the multiplier was taken as 15 and a total compensation of Rs.5,97,000/= was awarded with 12% interest from 31.12.1997, the date of application, till deposit. The award was passed on 8.5.2000. Considering the total compensation awarded, rate of interest, age of the claimants and totality of circumstances, we are of the opinion that just and reasonable compensation was awarded. The appeal is dismissed. J.B.KOSHY

JUDGE

V.GIRI

JUDGE

tks


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