Report No. 63
Interest on dower can, apparently, be explained on the ground of equitable considerations1. But there have been other cases2 where interest was allowed on the ground of usage--e.g. between Bhora traders.
1. Cf. Tyabji, Muslim Law, (1968), p. 135, para. 113 and Nawasi Begum v. Dilfarez Begum, AIR 1927 All 39.
2. Advocate-General v. Yusufally, (1921) 24 Born LR 1960: AIR 1921 Born 338.