UPHJS2018-II
Pre. Exam

97. Dominant heritages under the Easements Act, 1882 means :
(a) the land for the beneficial enjoyment of which the right exists
(b) the land on which the liability is imposed
(c) Both (a) and (b)
(d) Neither (a) nor (b)

Answer and Notes Answer is A



Explanation: Section 4 of the Indian Easements Act provides that the land for the beneficial enjoyment of which the right exists is called the dominant heritage, and the owner or occupier thereof the dominant owner. The land on which the liability is imposed is called the servient heritage, and the owner or occupier thereof the servient owner.