•  Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 (59 of 1988) Section 161 – Claim filed undersection 140 held not maintainable – Directed that in case the respondent-claimants submit an application within a period of three months from the date of receipt of certified copy of this order, the same would be considered by the competent Authority under Section 161 of the Act read with the Solatium Scheme, 1989 for award of compensation and the payment released to the respondent-claimants – In case of claim being submitted by the respondent-claimants, then the same shall thereafter be released along with interest @ 7.5 per annum with effect from the date of accident till the date of payment. (2018-3) PUNJAB LAW REPORTER