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A Summon is a written order calling for personal attendance of a person by a authority with judicial powers.

  • In practice.
  • To serve a summons
  • to cite a defendant to appear in court to answer a suit which has been begun against him
  • to notify the defendant that an action has been instituted against him, and that he is required to answer to it at a time and place named

Related Cases

  • L.R's - Notice given of application U.O.22.R.4 CPC - Non appearance - Court to take L.R's on record and issue summons of suit to the L.R's. (2018(1)┬áCivil Court Cases 120 (Rajasthan)

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