Case Summary : Banarsi Das Vs. Ram Phal, (2003) 9 SCC 606.

Case Name

Banarsi Das vs. Ram Phal, (2003) 9 SCC 606.

Author : Pallabi Paul


(2003) 9 SCC 606.


R.C. Lahoti, Brijesh Kumar


This case was related to a suit for explicit execution of a consent to sell went into between the gatherings, at that point novated by an arrangement at that point was recorded by the respondent in this.


In this case, a suit for explicit execution of a consent to sell went into between the gatherings, at that point novated by an arrangement at that point was recorded by the respondent in this. As indicated by the last understanding, the thought available to be purchased was designated at Rs. 2,90,000 out of which a measure of Rs. 2,40,000 was recognized by the seller to have been gotten, leaving a parity of Rs. 50,000 to be gotten at the hour of execution and enlistment of the deal deed.

The appellants had likewise documented their own suit looking for crossing out of the understanding dated 03.11.1988 on the ground that the idea of exchange between the gatherings was one of credit; that the measure of advance taken by the appellants was just Rs. 60,000 however the respondent had included development intrigue and promoted the equivalent; and that the measure of advance with intrigue was returned but then the respondent had neglected to convey back as completely released the arrangements. The two suits were united and attempted together by the educated Civil Judge.

Vide the judgment and pronouncement dated 20.5.1994, discarding both the suits, the Trial Court held that taking a gander at the genuine idea of the exchange went into between the gatherings and the proof illustrated to show the real sum which went from the respondent to the appellants it was simply and legitimate that the appellants restored the measure of Rs. 2,40,000 with intrigue determined at the pace of 1% every month with impact from 3.11.1988 on Rs. 1,80,000 and with impact from 15.7.1991 on Rs. 60,000.

Throughout its judgment the Trial Court recorded a particular finding that the appellants were developing the land; that land in question was extremely fundamental for the support of their family; and that if execution of offer deed was coordinated they would endure a lot of difficulty.

Issues and Fact of Law

Whether the appellant is  relieved from specifically performing the agreement and executing sale deed?


In this case, the Appellate Court are saved and rather those of the Trial Court reestablished. Considering the appellants having stored the cash due and payable under the cash part of the pronouncement, it is held that they are diminished from explicitly playing out the arrangement and executing deal deed in compatibility thereof.

The deferral in store, assuming any, has the right to be supported taking into account the break orders passed by the High Court and is thusly overlooked. The ideal opportunity for store, as named by the Trial Court, will be regarded to have been expanded upto the dates of genuine stores made by the appellants. The measure of Rs. 2,40,000 lying stored in the Court and put resources into fixed stores will, alongside the premium earned, be delivered to the respondents.

Also the appellants will, as offered by them, store with the executing court for installment to the respondent another measure of Rs. 1,20,000 inside a time of about two months from today. On that being done, the declaration passed by the Trial Court will be esteemed to have been completely fulfilled. The respondent will convey the arrangements to the appellants underwriting upon the arrangements the measure of cash got and that the arrangements stand released and need not be performed. The expenses will be borne by the gatherings as brought about all through.