How Agent and principal defined? Section 182 of Indian Contract Act 1872
182. An "agent" is a person employed to do any act for another or to represent another in dealings with third person. The person for whom such act is done, or who is so represented, is called the "principal".
Bailment of pledges
Suits by bailees or bailors against wrong-doers
CHAPTER X AGENCY
Appointment and authority of agents