Second Marriage Permission

Second marriage permission

Section 6 of Muslim family Law Ordinance 1961

Permission in writing from Arbitration council for contracting second marriage— Provision of section 6 of the MFLO 1961 were  consonance with the injunction of Islam—said provision had not placed any restriction to contract second marriage, rather it only related to seeking permission before entering into second marriage in order to regulated the structure of society as a whole— any deviation from provision of section 6 of MFLO 1961 might ensure number of issues which would frustrate the fabric of relationship within a society.

PLD 2020 SC 613