Insurance company can recover compensation from vehicle owner who lacks permit during accident: Delhi High Court

The question before the Court was whether the insurance company is entitled to recover compensation from a vehicle owner when an accident occurs at a place beyond the route for which the vehicle was granted a permit.
Delhi High Court
Delhi High Court

The Delhi High Court recently held that in motor accident cases, the insurance company would be entitled to recover compensation (paid to the claimants) from a transport vehicle’s owner if the owner does not hold a valid and effective permit when the accident takes place. [Gurmeet Singh Vs The New India Assurance Company Ltd & Ors]

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