Smt. Surinder Kaur vs Sh. Gurmeet Singh & Ors on 6 November, 2015

In this suit, pecuniary jurisdiction value for filing of the suit is

mentioned in para 22 of the plaint and which para-22 reads as under:-

2. The total value of the suit for the purpose of pecuniary

jurisdiction is therefore Rs.77,00,000/- +Rs.130 + 200. Therefore, the

jurisdiction value is less than Rs. 2 crores, and in any case less than Rs. 1

crore. This suit has been filed on 2.11.2015 i.e after 26.10.2015 when Delhi

High Court (Amendment) Act, 2015 was notified.

3. Section 5 of the Delhi High Court Act,1966 pertains to the

value for pecuniary jurisdiction of the Delhi High Court. Sub-Section 2 of

the said Act specifies the pecuniary value when the High Court will exercise

ordinary original civil jurisdiction. This Section 5(2) before amendment

thereof by the 2015 amending Act reads as under:-

Source: Indian Kanoon

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