In the law of Contract there are different remedies available to the aggrieved person in case of breach of contract. One of such remedy is the payment of compensation or damages. This will ensure the status quo of the aggrieved person had if the contract been performed.
There are different types of damages. One among them is ordinary damages.
Ordinary damages are those damages which are given for the loss which happens in the ordinary course of events from the breach of contract. This is the substantial damages awarded to the party aggrieved.