Karnataka High Court orders ₹17.68 lakh compensation to man who suffered permanent disability to sexual organs in road accident

The Court observed that the claimant has suffered an irreversible injury and his marriage prospects have been destroyed depriving him of the pleasure and benefits of married life.
Justices SG Pandit and Anant Ramanath Hegde
Justices SG Pandit and Anant Ramanath Hegde

The Dharwad Bench of the Karnataka High Court recently awarded ₹17.68 lakh as compensation to a man who was hit by a lorry, leading to permanent disability in his pelvic region and rendering him incapable of having penile erection and sexual intercourse [Basavaraj v. Umesh].

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