Property mentioned in Nikahnama exclusive power of Family Courts

Property mentioned in Nikahnama exclusive power of Family Courts

Section 5 of family Court Act 1964

Family court jurisdiction of – undertaking given in the nikah nama that certain property land shall be transferred in the name of the wife and she would be exclusive owner of the same – such an undertaking could be construed as a part of dower or a gift to wife in consideration of marriage therefore, it would fall within the exclusive domain of the family court to pass a decree in relation to such property.

PLD 2016 SC 613