Judicial Separation of Hindu Wife

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Judicial Separation of Hindu Wife

Unread postby Admin » Sat Jul 28, 2012 12:21 pm

Grounds for Claiming separate Residence and Maintenance of Hindu Wife.

The Hindu married woman shall be entitled to separate residence and maintenance from her husband on one or more of the following grounds namely:

(1) If he is suffering from any loathsome disease not contracted from her
(2) If he is guilty of such cruelty towards her as renders it unsafe or undesirable for her to live with him.
(3) If he is guilty of desertion that is to say of abandoning her without her consent or against her wish
(4) If he is married again.
(5) If he ceases to be a Hindu by conversion to another religion
(6) If he keeps a concubine in the house or habitually resides without a concubine.
(7) For any other justifiable cause.

Provided: that a Hindu Married woman shall not be entitled to separate residence and maintenance from her husband if she is unchaste or ceases to be Hindu by change to another religion or fails without sufficient cause to comply with a decree of a competent court for the restitution of Conjugal Rights.
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