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Allahabad High Court grants ex-parte Divorce to Husband

Lawstreet Journal 8 May 2020 11:49pm

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Division Bench of High Court of Allahabad heard an appeal filed by a husband after his petition for divorce under Section 12 of the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 was dismissed by the Family Court. The Court granted an ex-parte divorce by relying on his Affidavit without a perusal of the Trial Court’s Record.

Here are the brief facts of the case:

Marriage between the appellant Mr. Aayush Rastogi and respondent No. 2, Mrs. Malvika Rastogi was solemnized as per Hindu rituals and rites in 2011 in the city of Lucknow. After the marriage had taken place, the appellant came to know that the marriage of respondent no. 2 Mrs. Malvika Rastogi with the appellant was solemnized without her free consent and that she was not content with the appellant and wanted to go back to Kolkata. 

Subsequently, in February 2012 the respondent Mrs. Malvika Rastogi tried to commit suicide but owing to the timely interference of the family of the appellant, the respondent did not succeed and consequently, the parents of Mr. Rastogi rushed to Kolkata immediately. Mrs. Malvika Rastogi stated that if her marriage with the appellant is dissolved by any competent court, she shall have no objection to it. 

It is the appellant’s argument that the mental health of the respondent is under question and she is mentally unsound. It was submitted to the court that the respondent Malvika Rastogi was constantly living under pressure and threats created by her mother, Mrs. Mamta Saraf. It was because of this constant coercion placed upon the respondent… Continue Reading...

Tagged: Divorce   Divorced ex-husband   Mutual Consent Divorce  
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