The Law of torts basically evolved in the UK and is still evolving in India. This is popularly known as "Judge made law" - does not come from Statute and not codified.
A tort is simply a civil wrong, wrong against an individual, say, conduct that harms other people or their property.
Everybody in the country owns some legal right. As an individual, the law is imposed as a duty and we are subjected to respect the legal rights bestowed on others and any person who interferes with someone else's enjoyment of their legal rights is said to have committed a tort. The underlying principle of the law tort is that every individual has certain interests which are protected ..