Section 48 Indian Contract Act 1872
Section 48 of the Indian Contract Act 1872 is about Application for performance on certain day to be at proper time and place. It is under “Time and place for performance” of CHAPTER IV of the Act. CHAPTER IV is titled OF THE PERFORMANCE OF CONTRACTS.
Application for performance on certain day to be at proper time and place
When a promise is to be performed on a certain day, and the promisor has not undertaken to perform it without application by the promisee, it is the duty of the, promisee to apply for performance at a proper place and within the usual hours of business.
Explanation.—The question “what is a proper time and place” is, in each particular case, a question of fact.
Section 47 Indian Contract Act 1872 (Time and place for performance of promise, where time is specified and no application to be made)