"Sorry we kept you waiting this long", Madras HC ends 24-year wait for compensation

Meera Emmanuel August 7 2017

The Madras High Court last week rendered its apologies to a claimant who waited 24 years to receive compensation for the death of her son in a motor vehicle accident.

In finding that the claimant-mother was denied compensation following protracted legal proceedings on grounds that were liable to be dismissed, Justice N Seshasayee said,

Hopefully the agony of this litigant must end now.  This court only intends to convey to this litigant: ‘Sorry, we . . .

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