Report No. 149
4. In section 161:
(i) In sub-section (1), for the existing clause (a) substitute the following:
"(a) 'permanent disablement' shall have the same meaning as in section 142."
(ii) For sub-section (3), substitute the following:
"(3) Subject to the provisions of this Act and the scheme, there shall be paid as compensation, in respect of a hit and run motor accident, a fixed sum, which shall be-
(a) in respect of the death of any person resulting from such accident, rupees one lakh;
(b) in respect of the permanent disablement of any person resulting from such accident, rupees sixty thousand; and
(c) in respect of serious injury other than permanent disablement resulting from such accident, rupees five thousand."