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The Motor Vehicles Ordinance, 1983

( Ordinance NO. LV OF 1983 )

Chapter IX


No fault liability
111. (1) Notwithstanding anything contained in this Ordinance or in any other law for the time being in force, the victim of a motor accident or his heir as the case may be, shall be entitled to get compensation from the insurer or, in absence of valid insurance policy, from the owner of the motor vehicle involved in the accident such amounts as may be prescribed under clause (b) of sub section (1) of section 110 in respect of death, permanent disablement or loss of any limbs or any other injury to the victim of the motor accident.
(2) If the insurer or owner of the motor vehicle concerned fails to pay the compensation under sub section (1) within thirty days of the demand made to him in this behalf in writing by the victim or his heir, as the case may be, the compensation may be recovered as a public demand.

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