Wife entitled to Alimony after marriage annulment, Punjab and Haryana HC [Read Judgment]

Meera Emmanuel May 16 2019

The High Court of Punjab and Haryana has ruled that a woman would be entitled to permanent alimony from her former husband, even after the marriage has been annulled under Section 11 of the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955.

The Bench of Rakesh Kumar Jain and Harnaresh Singh Gill passed a ruling to this effect earlier this month, relying on the Supreme Court's 1993 judgment in  Ramesh Chandra . . .

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