Petition For The Grant Of Succession Certificate By Widow

IN the document as attached above the statute holding sheer relevance is "Sucession act"

The usage- Filling petition for granting of sucession certificate

The Contents are as follows:-

Indian Succession Act 1925, Case No

In the Court of District Judge at


In the Goods of (name, address, caste and nationality of the deceased)


In the matter of Succession Certificate relating to debts and securities of the estate of the deceased

The humble petition of ............... sole widow of the deceased of No. ............

Respectfully sheweth

That petitioner is the sole widow of the deceased

That deceased named above hereinafter referred to being the said deceased who had been during his lifetime til his death permanently residing and living at said premises ............... within the jurisdiction of this court and was by nationality and faith a Hindu citizen of India ruled by Dayabhaga /Bengal School of Hindu Law, expired intestate on the ......... day of............ at his above stated place of residence.

The deceased, at the time of his expiry, left only his widow, the applicant and none else as his successor per Hindu Succession Act 1956

That at the time of his expiry the dead left no son/daughter/father or any grandson or granddaughter by any predeceased son or daughter or any great-grandson or any great-granddaughter by any predeceased grandson and granddaughter or any widow of any predeceased son or predeceased grandson or great-grandson or any other relation given in class I and class II of the Schedule per s. 8 of the said Act.

That the dead left at the time of death inter alia assets on which succession certificate is been prayed for to the market value of Rs

A whole and complete schedule of said assets is hereunto enclosed and marked "A".

That industries and close searches were under taken by petitioner to find out if dead left any will or disposed otherwise relating to estates, credits , and assets but no such will has been found up till now. Petitioner, therefore, believes/bear reasons to believe that he expired intestate. No letter of administration has been issued relating to property of dead. No application for letter of management or succession certificate is waiting decision in this court or in any other court

And at last verification is attached as per which

I, Smt.................... sole widow of the ............... named above resident at No.............. do hereby say and declare that the statements having in paragraphs 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 10 of the above petition and also the particulars contained in Schedule ......... including all figures, are true to my best knowledge and those contained in paragraphs 9 and 11 hereof are my presentation to this Learned Court.

And along with that the date and place has also been attached

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