This article examines the scope and ambit of Maintenance under Section 125 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 which is a secular social justice legislation aimed to provide speedy remedy and prevention of vagrancy and destitution among dependents of financially capable persons.
Posted on March 13, 2022, 11:02 p.m.Read More →
Maintenance is given by one spouse to another upon their separation or matrimonial dispute. It is given so as to maintain a sustainable life and can be given either permanently or temporary. Desertion is also a ground of divorce and it may indicate breaking down of matrimonial ties. Maintenance in the case of desertion by wife may be awarded considering the facts and circumstances along with the reasonableness of the act. Different situations, judicial pronouncements and legal aspects are discussed under this article.
Posted on July 9, 2020, 10:49 p.m.Read More →