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Probate In India: Definition, Importance & Application

  Probate In India: Definition, Importance & Application                        @1                        A will  is a document that is drawn by a person with clear instructions as to how his/her assets are to be distributed on their death. In certain situations — and only in certain jurisdictions, such as Mumbai, Kolkota and Chennai — the executor of the will may need to apply for a probate in order to legalise it. This article will discuss, in detail, what a probate is, when one is needed in India, what the court fees are, and how it can be obtained. @2 What is a Probate? The Indian Succession Act, 1925 decrees that a probate is official proof of a will. A probate is issued to the executor, or the person who is authorized to implement or execute the will and thereby adds a legal character to the will. A probate, as defined in the India Sucessession Act, 1925, is ‘A copy of will certified under the seal of a court of competent jurisdiction with grant of administration of the
  MCQs on criminal procedure Code (With Answers) 1)If a judge dies after writing his judgement but before delivering it- A. The judgement will be final as long as the judge has signed it B. The judgement will be final if his successor comes and delivers it C. The judgement will be considered merely as an opinion D. The judgement will be final in criminal proceedings Ans. C 2).The maximum possible compensation awardable under section 357 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973- A. Depends on the Court in which the case is being tried B. Cannot exceed the maximum fine possible fine for the offence C. Cannot exceed Rs 1,00,00,000 D.( Depends on the discretion of the judge) Ans. D 3) .______________ of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 states that compensation payable to the victim under section 357-A will be in addition to the compensa­tion payable under section 326-A or 376-D of the IPC. A. Section 357 B. Section 357-A C. Section 357-B D. Section 357-C Ans. C 4). Which of the followin