Wife without any reasonable cause refuses to live with husband

Sub-section 4 of Section 125 crpc enumerates that if a wife without any reasonable cause refuses to live with her husband, she is not entitled to maintenance. The court before granting an order of maintenance must examine the fact of refusal to live with the husband.

Demand of additional expenses incurred in upbringing of child

Question asked on: 28/05/2019 One of my cases has settled under an agreement of paying rs. 8500/month and educational expenses of the child, which I am paying every month without any due. This year also, I have paid for books and uniform materials. However, now, the...

Muslim woman needs enhancement of maintenance

Question asked on: 04/03/2019 Muslim women divorced and received maintenance, but the maintenance is as per 2006 standard of living is not sufficient. How can it enhance? Advised by: Shivendra Pratap Singh, You can move an application before the Magistrate’s court...

Maintenance of aged parents or senior citizen

Question asked on: 18/02/2019 I am a widow as well a senior citizen of India. I want to know about the maintenance rights of my son. What is my maintenance rights as per the Indian law?  Advised by: Shivendra Pratap Singh, India is the home of more than 81 million...

Stepmother is entitled for maintenance under section 125 crpc

Question asked on: 12/02/2019 I am a destitute lady; my husband died in the year 2000. My stepson is refusing to maintain me, and I have no child. Can I claim maintenance from my stepson? Advised by: Shivendra Pratap Singh, If the mother is living under destitution,...

Enhancement of maintenance already fixed by the court

Question asked on: 31/01/2019 Whether the enhancement of alimony is possible? I married in the year 2003. My husband was rude and careless towards me. Therefore, I finally decided to leave the matrimonial home. Now, I have been residing with my parents. I started...