Here is why the Delhi HC imposed costs of Rs 10 lakh on a litigant

Ashutosh Gambhir January 13 2018

The Delhi High Court recently imposed exemplary costs of Rs. 10 lakh on a litigant for initiating false litigation, abusing the process of law, and causing gross wastage of judicial time.

The litigant in question, one Praveen Saini, was a tenant who had filed an appeal against the order of the trial court, which had granted the possession of the suit premises to the landlord.

The appellant had argued that the registered lease deed entered into by him was signed without . . .

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