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Simba Clothing Factory Ltd & Satish Jivras Shah v. Bakshish Kaur Virdee

(1976) JELR 94598 (CA)

Court of Appeal  •  Civil Appeal 28 of 1976  •  19 Nov 1976  •  Kenya

Coram
Justin Saulo Musoke, Cecil Henry Ethelwood Miller, Samuel William Wako Wambuzi

Judgement

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL FOR EAST AFRICA

AT NAIROBI

(Coram: Wambuzi P, Musoke Ag V-P and Miller J)

CIVIL APPEAL NO 28 OF 1976

SIMBA CLOTHING FACTORY LTD

SATISH JIVRAS SHAH .................................APPELLANTS

VERSUS

BAKSHISH KAUR VIRDEE ...........................RESPONDENTS

(Appeal from Judgment and Decree of the High Court of Kenya at

Nairobi (Madan J.) dated 25th August 1975

in

(Civil Case No 1855 of 1973)

JUDGMENT

This appeal arises out of a claim for damages in negligence filed in the High Court as a result of a fatal motor accident. The respondent is the widow of Kentar Singh Virdee with whom she was traveling in their Volkswagen car KGA 392 driven by her husband when it collided with another car, an Opel KKT 253, owned by the first appellant and driven by Shah, the second appellant. The collision took place at about 9.00 pm on 19th September 1972 at the junction of Park Road and Meerut Road in Nairobi. The respondent’s husband died as a result of the injuries he sustained in the collis…

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