Motor Vehicles Act: Punjab & Haryana High Court urges MACTs to guide victims in choosing best remedy

The Court issued several guidelines, including one urging MACTs to advise claimants to choose the remedy under Section 166 of the MV Act (instead of filing a no-fault claim) if their opponent's negligence can be proved.
Punjab and Haryana High Court
Punjab and Haryana High Court

The Punjab and Haryana High Court recently made pertinent observations on the role of courts/ Motor Accident Claims Tribunals (MACTs) in guiding victims of motor accident cases to opt for the most appropriate remedy under the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 (MV Act) [Mamta and Others v. Happy and Others].

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