Staff Reporter

DINDIGUL: A Fast Track Court ordered distraint proceedings against the United Insurance Company Limited here on Thursday, as it failed to give compensation to Kadirvelu of Nakkalpatti in Nilakottai taluk, who lost one of his legs in a road accident in 1995. The Judge Murugaian ordered seizure of tables, bureaus and fans from the office on Salai Road and to produce them before the court on or before April 13.

Acting on a petition, the FTC had directed the insurance company to pay a compensation of Rs.6,000 to the petitioner on February 26, 2003. The company did not settle the compensation. The petitioner again filed an appeal seeking remedy. Mr. Murugaian ordered the company to pay Rs.13,000.