United Lindia Insurance Co Ltd vs Shakuntala & Ors on 18 June, 2021

2. The accident dated 21st October, 2016 resulted in the death of
Arjun. The deceased was aged 20 years at the time of accident and
was survived by his parents who claimed compensation. The
deceased was a vegetable seller and according to the respondents
No. 1 and 2, the deceased was earning Rs.12,000/- per month.

3. The Claims Tribunal took the income of the deceased as
Rs.12,000/- per month, added 40% towards future prospects,
deducted 50% towards personal expenses and applied the multiplier
of 18 to compute the loss of dependency as Rs.18,14,400/-. The

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MAC.APP. 135/2020 Page 1 of 4
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Signing Date:19.06.2021
Claims Tribunal awarded Rs.1,00,000/- (Rs.50,000/- each) towards
loss of love and affection, Rs.80,000/- (Rs.40,000/- each) towards
loss of consortium, Rs.15,000/- towards loss to the estate and
Rs.15,000/- towards funeral expenses. Total compensation awarded
is Rs.20,24,400/-.

Source: Indian Kanoon

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