Framing omnibus issues in suits violates Order XIV Rule 1(3) of Civil Procedure Code, Delhi HC

Aditi Singh May 31 2019

Discouraging the practice of framing general issues, the Delhi High court has held that framing of omnibus issues with respect to the reliefs claimed in a suit is in violation of Order XIV, Rule 1(3) of the Civil Procedure Code.

Framing of omnibus issues with respect to the reliefs claimed..is in violation of Order XIV Rule 1(3) which requires distinct issues to be framed on each material proposition affirmed by one party and denied by the other... Omnibus . . .

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