Compensation recoverable even after undergoing imprisonment in cheque bouncing cases, SC

Aditya AK May 8 2017
Cheque Bouncing

The Supreme Court last week held that compensation may be recoverable from a convict in cheque bouncing cases even after he undergoes imprisonment for failing to pay up.

A Bench of Justices Rohinton Fali Nariman and Navin Sinha was deciding an appeal from a judgment of the Kerala High Court in which the appellant was ordered to pay compensation in a cheque bouncing case.

The appellant had borrowed a sum of Rs. 2.75 lakh from the . . .

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