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Originally when he started to built I requested him to build his own wall when he replied negatively I then requested him to pay his share he refused again. After he was finished with his building I pointed out to him the cracks on the boundary wall caused by the back-actor, he replied "oh I did not see that". After 2 years I requested him to fix the cracks and waterproofing of which he replied he was not aware of it and more or less wash his hands of it. I feel he should fix the cracks as the cracks are not the normal wind cracks but cracks caused by a tractor.
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