Want to file different cases for each cheque received from same party


i have 5 cheque with same drawer of cheque so can i file 5 different cases under provisions of 138 ni act so that drawer will get harrassed and make settelment as early as possible

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174 votes

Dear sir,
Whether 5 cheques for one legal enforceable liability.

What court see legal enforceable liability.

5 different cases will be expensive to you. Filing 5 cases does not guarantee that accused /respondent will settle.

You have not stated how you got 5 cheques.

You have to give legal notice within 30days of cheque bounce and notice period is 15days to settle issues or else within 30days you have to file case/complaint against accused as per jurisdiction.

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59 votes

The object of litigation should always be positive. Whether the cheques have come into your hands as a result of one transaction ? If yes then only
one matter will be filed. If no, separate matters May be filed .

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If cheques are from same deal/transaction then not need to file separate case for each cheque you can file one complaint for all cheques.
U can file civil suit for recovery of cheque amount simultaneously

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