Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, S.166–Accident–Death of Child-Non pecuniary damages are to be awarded in addition to compensation allowed-in the present
case, deceased was aged 6 years— 75.000/- awarded in addition to compensation. (Para 5)
Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, S.166–Accident–Death of Child-Future Prospects– Though, there is no yardstick to measure the loss of future prospects of the child but where the claimants are able to lead evidence to show that the child was performing well then there is some yardstick to measure the loss and as the natural consequences the compensation can be higher.
Shant Devi v. Rakesh Kumar
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