Before Sir Abdul Rashid, C.J. and Muhammad Khurshid Zaman, J.
RAB NAWAZ and others – Defendants – Appellants
GHULAM HAIDER and others – Plaintiffs and GUL HUSSAIN and
First Appeal No. 290 of 1945, decided on 20th May 1948, from the decree of the Court of the Sub-Judge 1st class, Mianwali, dated the 25th April 1945.
Custom (Punjab) – Succession – Jats of Mianwali District – Rule of Pagwand – Estate not partitioned – Full blood and half – blood succeed in equal shares.
Where the estate of the deceased (a Jat of Mianwali District) was never partitioned amongst the various groups descended from his different wives, the full-blood and half-blood succeeded in equal shares.
S. H. Jafri, for Appellants.
Shuja-ud-Din, for Respondents.