Specific Performance cannot be claimed as a matter of right, reiterates SC [Read judgment]April 16 2018
The Supreme Court has reiterated that the power to order specific performance of contract is discretionary and cannot be claimed as a matter of right.
The observation was made by a Bench of Justices RK Agrawal and AM Sapre in a case relating to transfer of property.
By way of background, a sale deed was executed in favour of Respondents 1 and 2 (who are plaintiffs in the Original Suit) by co-owners of the land (except . . .
This content is restricted to subscribers
With a premium account you get:
- One year of unrestrcited access to previous interviews, columns and articles
- One year access to all archival material
- Access to all Bar & Bench reports