Does Adverse Possession also give right to sue for title? Supreme Court says yes

Shruti Mahajan August 7 2019
criminal complaint

A person who has "perfected title" over an immovable property through adverse possession can maintain a suit under Article 65 of the Limitation Act, 1963 for declaration of title and for the restoration of his possession in the event of dispossession, the Supreme Court held.

A three-judge Bench of Justices Arun Mishra, S Abdul Nazeer, and MR Shah was considering a question pertaining to title and possession of a plaintiff over an immovable property by virtue of adverse possession. The question under scrutiny was . . .

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