Portuguese Civil Code applies to Goans even with respect to property outside Goa, Supreme Court

Murali Krishnan September 14 2019
Section 482

The Supreme Court yesterday ruled that Portuguese Civil Code, 1867 as applicable in the State of Goa, shall govern the rights of succession and inheritance even in respect of properties of a Goan domicile situated outside Goa, anywhere in India.

The judgment was delivered by a Bench of Justices Deepak Gupta and Aniruddha Bose in an appeal against a verdict of . . .

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