In Ravinder Kaur Grewal & Ors. v. Manjit Kaur 2019 (3) KLT 865 :: (2019) 8 SCC 729, a 3 Judge bench of Supreme Court, held that any person who has perfected title by way of adverse possession, can file a suit for restoration of possession in case of dispossession. The Court observed that plea of acquisition of title by adverse possession can be taken by plaintiff under Article 65 of the Limitation Act and there is no bar under the Limitation Act, 1963 to sue on aforesaid basis in case of infringement of any rights of a plaintiff.

La ter, again, in Krishnamurthy S. Setlur (D) vs. O. V. Narasimha Setty (D) (2019) 9 SCC 488 , this was reiterated.

Originally published at on August 7, 2021.




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