For every appeal, there is a limited period, within which appeal should be filed. Such a limitation is provided under the Limitation Act, 1963. For an appeal, in case of a decree passed by a lower court in a civil suit, the limitation is: Appeal to High Court - 90 days from the date of decree Or order.
In partition and mortgage suit first preliminary decree is drawn.in partition suit final decree is drawn for partition in metes and bounds. But in mortgage suit f.d.drawn to recover money by selling property thru executionit has time limit but in Ur case it is partition suit already f.d.drawn. no time limit.u file e.p let respondent challenge it.