Muslim woman needs enhancement of maintenance

A divorced Muslim woman has been receiving maintenance from her husband, but the amount of maintenance is insufficient. The court ordered for maintenance in the year 2006. Now she is facing financial hardship. How can enhance maintenance under section 125 crpc?...

Maintenance of aged parents or senior citizen

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? Question from: New Delhi India is the home of more than 81 million senior citizens. It is expected that by 2026,...
Stepmother is entitled for maintenance under section 125 crpc

Stepmother is entitled for maintenance under section 125 crpc

Section 125 of the code of criminal procedure is social legislation. The Supreme Court has broadened the scope of section 125 crpc and entitled the childless stepmother to claim maintenance from her stepson. if the stepson has sufficient means to maintain his stepmother thereupon he is responsible to pay maintenance.

Enhancement of maintenance already fixed by the court

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 working as a school teacher....

Maintenance after iddat period – 125 CrPC

Sir, I have applied to section 125 CrPC for maintenance. During the pendency of that application, my husband unanimously gave divorce. He is planning to marry another woman. After that, I filed another petition under section 3 of the Muslim Woman (Protection of Right...