Suit For Foreign Bill Of Exchange

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BEFORE THE HON’BLE JMFC/CITY CIVIL COURT

_____________AT _______________, MUMBAI

Suit no.______ of 20_____

 

Mr. ABC S/o DEF                     )

Aged about ……. Years,           )

Occ: Service/Business             )

R/o ________________         )

Mob: ………………………..            )    

….…………Plaintiff

            Versus

 

Mr. XXX S/o YYY                      )

Aged about ……. Years,           )

Occ: Service/Business             )

R/o ________________         )

Mob: ………………………..            )                        

…………Defendants

 MAY IT PLEASE YOUR HONOUR;

The Plaintiff abovenamed begs to states as follows;

  1. That for valuable consideration the Defendant drew a bill of exchange upon himself in favour of Shri X resident of England for a sum of Rs…………… on………….. payable to the Said Mr. X six months after sight to or to the order of the said Shri X.
  2. That the Shri X endorsed the bill of exchange in favour of the Plaintiff for a consideration of Rs…………. Paid by the Plaintiff to said Shri X.
  3. That the Plaintiff through notary public presented the bill of exchange for payment to the defendant after the expiry of 6 months but the Defendant did not make the payment.
  4. That the Plaintiff through the notary public protested for dishonoring the bill of exchange and the protest of the notary public is annexed hereto.
  5. That the sum of Rs……………… as principal and Rs…………… as interest permitted under the Negotiable Instruments Act and Rs……………… as notarial charges, total Rs………. Is due to the Plaintiff from the defendant and the Plaintiff is entitled to recover the same from the Defendant and the defendant is liable to pay the same to the Plaintiff.
  6. That the cause of action arose on………… when the Plaintiff through the notary public presented the bill of exchange to the Defendant for payment at ………………. Where the defendant carries on his business, within the jurisdiction of this Court and this Court has got jurisdiction to try the suit.
  7. That the valuation of the suit for the purposes of jurisdiction and payment of court-fee is Rs……………….. and ad valorem court-fee has been paid accordingly.
  8. The Plaintiff, therefore, claims the following reliefs:
  • A decree for Rs…………….., may kindly be passed in favour of the Plaintiff against the Defendant.
  • Pendent lite and future interests be awarded.
  • Costs of the suit may be awarded to the Plaintiff against the defendant.
  • Any other relief that this Court may deem just and proper.

 

Plaintiff

Advocate of the Plaintiff

V E R I F I C A T I O N

   I, …………………….., of Mumbai, Hindu, Indian Inhabitant, the Petitioner abovenamed, do hereby solemnly declare that what is stated in Paragraphs ..….. to…….. of the fore going petition is true to my own knowledge.

 

 Solemnly declared at Mumbai           )

Dated this       day of               , 20___)

  , 20                                                     )     

Plaintiff

 

Interpreted & Explained by me

 

Advocate for Plaintiff