Inherent Powers of a Civil Court under C.P.C.

By Priyanka Agarwal, Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut. 

The word “Inherent” is very wide in itself. It means existing and inseparable from something, a permanent attribute or quality, an essential element, something intrinsic, or essential, vested in or attached to a person or office as a right of privilege1. Hence, inherent powers are such powers which are inalienable from Courts and may be exercised by a Court to do full and complete justice between the parties before it. (more…)