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12. In the Code of Civil Procedure, an ex parte decree can be set aside:
(a) Under Order IX Rule 5
(b) Under Order IX Rule 10
(c) Under Order IX Rule 13
(d) Under order IX Rule 11

Answer and Notes Answer is C

Explanation : Order IX Rule 13 deals with setting aside decree ex parte against defendant. It provides that ex parte decree can be set aside if the defendent satisfies the Court that the summons was not duly served, or that he was prevented by any sufficient cause from appearing when the suit was called on for hearing.

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49. Remedies available against an ex-parte decree include-
(A) appeal
(B) review
(C) application for setting aside the decree
(D) All the above.

Answer and Notes Answer is D