Can wife claim husband’s paternal property or ask maintenance

In the Hindu religion, a wife can claim the husband’s parental property or ask maintenance. Spouses have a 6 yrs old son. Husband is a doctor but has not earned it for 4 yrs because of OCD. Husband and wife stay with his parents in a joint family. Question from:...

Section 6: The Hindu Succession Act 1956

Section 6: Devolution of interest in coparcenary property (1) On and from the commencement of the Hindu Succession (Amendment) Act, 2005, in a Joint Hindu family governed by the Mitakshara law, the daughter of a coparcener shall,— (a) by birth become a coparcener in...