my Grand father(father to father ) given some of his properties to his sons by register settlement deed , and my fater accepted the deed that he is having limited rigths over the properties covered in the deed (for enjoyment only and not for sale ) but when we are in minors my father given a general power of attorney only to a person in year 1989 and one more GPA in 1991 (both seperate) and he died in 1992 . i came to know recently about the deed and GPA `s , and also i came to know that GPA are automatically cancelled after the death of GPA executor ….but the GPA holder knowing my ignorance of properties he done plots in the properties and done several sale deed `s …before and after the death of GPA executor with is knowledge …..Q? …Can i claim over the properties for declaration of Title ? …does it fall in any limitation Act?
civil my Grand father(father to father ) given some of his properties to his…
You may try your luck by filing civil suit(s) seeking cancellation of sale deed(s).
The limitation Act may be applicable; but you may make a plea of lack of knowledge of the true facts; and that the limitation period should start from the date of knowledge. You may need to clearly understand and establish your source of ‘belated’ knowledge of facts.
Attorney-at-Law (India)/ Visiting Scholar, UNC-CH USA
Sureme Court of India
New Delhi, 110001