Suit for Restoration of Possession

Suit for Restoration of Possession – Plaintiff never resided in the house and was not in possession and enjoyment of the house at any point in time  – Apparently no money was paid by plaintiff for allotment of the land to the DA and obviously, it was paid by father – The money was also spent in construction by the  father – Occupation and enjoyment of the house were with the entire family right from the beginning and till today the family is residing in the house – All facts and circumstances indicate that it was a family property and not the exclusive property of the plaintiff – Merely the fact that house tax receipt, electricity and water bills and other documents are in the name of plaintiff – The receipts were only to be issued in the name of the recorded owner – Suit dismissed.   (S.C.)(2018-3) PUNJAB LAW REPORTER