The Public Liability Insurance Act,1991
Section 8. Provisions as to other right to claim compensation for death, etc
(1) The right to claim relief under sub-section (1) of Section 3 in respect of death of, or injury to, any person or damage to any property shall be in additional to any other right to claim compensation in respect thereof under any other law for the time being in force.
(2) Notwithstanding anything contained in subsection (1), where in respect of death of, or injury to, any person or damage to any property, the owner, liable to give claim for relief, is also liable to pay compensation under any other law, the amount of such compensation shall be reduced by the amount of relief paid under this Act.