Rule 1 Order XI of Code of Civil Procedure 1908 "Discovery by interrogatories"
In any suit the plaintiff or defendant by leave of the Court may deliver interrogatories in writing for the examination of the opposite parties or any one or more of such parties and such interrogatories when delivered shall have a note at the foot thereof stating which of such interrogatories each of such persons is required to answer : Provided that no party shall deliver more than one set of interrogatories to the same party without an order for that purpose : Provided also that interrogatories which do not relate to any matters in question in the suit be deemed irrelevant, notwithstanding that they might be admissible on the oral cross-examination of a witness.
Rule 2 Order XI of Code of Civil Procedure 1908 "Particular interrogatories to be submitted"
On an application for leave to deliver interrogatories, the particular interrogatories proposed to be delivered shall be submitted to the Court. In deciding upon such application, the Court shall take into account any offer, which may be made by the party sought to be interrogated to deliver particulars, or to make admissions, or to produce documents relating to the matters in question, or any of them, and leave shall be given as to such only of the interrogatories submitted as the Court shall consider necessary either for disposing fairly of the suit or for saving costs.
Rule 3 Order XI of Code of Civil Procedure 1908 "Costs of interrogatories"
In adjusting the costs of the suit inquiry shall at the instance of any party be made into the propriety of exhibiting such interrogatories, and if it is the opinion of the taxing officer or of the Court, either with or without an application for inquiry, that such interrogatories have been exhibited unreasonably, vexatiously, or at improper length, the cost occasioned by the said interrogatories and the answers thereto shall be paid in any event by the party in fault.
Rule 4 Order XI of Code of Civil Procedure 1908 "Form
Interrogatories shall be in Form No. 2 in Appendix C, with such variations as circumstances may require.
Rule 5 Order XI of Code of Civil Procedure 1908 "Corporations"
Where any party to a suit is a corporation or a body of persons, whether incorporated or not, empowered by law to sue or be sued, whether in its own name or in the name of any officer or other person, any opposite party may apply for an order allowing him to deliver interrogatories to any member or officer of such corporation or body, and an order may be made accordingly.
Rule 6 Order XI of Code of Civil Procedure 1908 "Objections to interrogatories by answer"
Any objection to answering any interrogatory on the ground that it is scandalous or irrelevant or not exhibited bona fide for the purpose of the suit, or that the matters inquired into are not sufficiently material at that stage, or on the ground of privilege or any other ground, may be taken in the affidavit in answer.
Rule 7 Order XI of Code of Civil Procedure 1908 "Setting aside and striking out interrogatories"
Any interrogatories may be set aside on the ground that they have been exhibited unreasonably or vexatiously, or struck out on the ground that they are prolix, oppressive, unnecessary or scandalous; and any application for this purpose may be made within seven days after service of the interrogatories.
Rule 8 Order XII of Code of Civil Procedure 1908 "Affidavit in answer, filing"
Interrogatories shall be answered by affidavit to be filed within ten days or within such other time as the Court may allow.
How to do Ascertainment whether allegations in pleadings are admitted or denied? What is Oral examination of party, or companion of party? What is the Substance of examination to be written? What is the Consequence of refusal or inability of pleader to answer? Rule 1, 2, 3 and 4 of Order X of Code of Civil Procedure 1908
What is Discovery by interrogatories? What is the meaning Particular interrogatories to be submitted? What is Costs of interrogatories? What is Form of interrogatories? What are Corporations? What are Objections to interrogatories by answer? What is Setting aside and striking out interrogatories? What is Affidavit in answer, filing? Rule 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 of Order XI of Code of Civil Procedure 1908
What is Form of affidavit in answer? What is the meaning No exception to be taken? What is Order to answer or answer further? What is Application for discovery of documents? How to prepare Affidavit of documents? How to do Production of documents? What is Inspection of documents referred to in pleadings or affidavits? What is Notice to produce? Rule 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 and 16 of Order XI of Code of Civil Procedure 1908
What is the Time for inspection when notice given? What is Order for inspection? What are Verified copies? What is Premature discovery? What is Non-compliance with order for discovery? What is Using answers to interrogatories at trial? Is Order to apply to minors? Rule 17, 18, 19, 29, 21, 22 and 23 of Order XI of Code of Civil Procedure 1908
ORDER XI Disclosure, Discovery and inspection of documents in suits before the commercial division of a high court or a commercial court
What is Notice of admission of case? What is notice Notice to admit documents? What is the meaning Document to be deemed to be admitted if not divided after service of notice to admit documents? What is Form of notice? What is the Power of Court to record admission? What is Notice to admit acts? Rule 1, 2, 3 and 4 of Order XII of Code of Civil Procedure 1908
What is Form of admissions? What is the meaning of Judgment on admissions? What is Affidavit of signature? What is the meaning of Notice to produce documents? What are Costs? Rule 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9 of Order XII of Code of Civil Procedure 1908
What is the meaning of documentary evidence to be produced at or before the settlement of issues?, What is the Effect of non-production of documents? What is Rejection of irrelevant or inadmissible documents? What are Endorsements on documents admitted in evidence? What is Endorsements on copies of admitted entries in books, accounts and records? Rule 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 of Order XIII of Code of Civil Procedure 1908
What is Endorsements on documents rejected as inadmissible in evidence? What is Recording of admitted and return of rejected documents? What is the meaning Court may order any document to be impounded? What is the process of Return of admitted documents? What is the meaning Court may send for papers from its own records or from other Courts? What is the Provision as to documents applied to material objects? Rule 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11 of Order XIII of Code of Civil Procedure 1908
What is Framing of issues? Does Court to pronounce judgment on all issues? What are the Materials from which issues may be framed? Can Court may examine witnesses or documents before framing issues? What is Power to amend and strike out, issues? What is the meaning Questions of fact or law may by agreement be stated in form of issues? Can Court, if satisfied that agreement was executed in good faith, may pronounce judgment? Rule 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 of Order XIV of Code of Civil Procedure 1908
Who are Parties not at issue? What is the meaning of One of several defendants not at issue? Who are Parties at issue? What is the consequence of Failure to produce evidence? Rule 1, 2, 3 and 4 of Order XV of Code of Civil Procedure 1908