Rediff India Abroad
 Rediff India Abroad Home  |  All the sections

Search:



The Web

India Abroad




Newsletters
Sign up today!

Article Tools
Email this article
Top emailed links
Print this article
Contact the editors
Discuss this article

Home > News > Report

Got no alimony? Spend a fortnight with wife

January 09, 2006 18:48 IST

It is a marital dispute settlement of a different kind.

A Lok Adalat in Chhattisgarh has directed a man to spend a fortnight each every month with his two wives after he expressed his inability to provide alimony.

The settlement took place with the consent of all parties at the court, conducted in Jashpurarea of the stateon Sunday.

Rashida Khatoon, wife of one Isahaq, had filed a plea in the court of Judicial Magistrate Dayaram Dayal, seeking maintenance from her husband who had allegedly remarried.

When the matter came up for hearing, Isahaq expressed his inability to pay Rs 1,500 per month since he was a mere labourer.

The plea was disposed of after Isahaq agreed to the petitioner's suggestion that he spend a fortnight with her every month.


UNI


Share your comments

Advertisement






Copyright 2006 Rediff.com India Limited. All Rights Reserved.