ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Customary Rights over Tanks

The Supreme Court verdict in the case of the Dhimar fishermen emphasises the point that customs are only a source of law and they become such a source only when they are recorded in statutes or are recognised by courts. Besides, any argument on and for customary law has to be in the context of formal laws.

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