Wife's right on ancestral property which is now on in laws name

Dated: 2022-06-25 10:52:40

Hi .. Please provide infor if wife have rights on husbands ancestral property as they married with dowry intentions n when they failed now they want to gI've divorce. Please tell me what rights I have?do I have rights on ancestral property as what if it is now on d name of in laws coz they have well planned n kept nothing on my husbands name n have kept it on their name or my husbands sisters name.

Answers by Lawyers

As of today the legal position is that Wife doesn't have a right on ancestral property of husband. Except in case of joint property of husband and wife she cannot claim a share in the property of her husband in divorce case. If she wants a separate residence than depending on husband's income and property the court may order husband to rent or buy a flat for the wife in case of Domestic Violence.

M R Neelakantam Advocate

Dear client u can ask share in husband share which he will get after partition of property. U can also file for civil maintenance. Once court will grant u civil maintenance yr name will add in property card and yr in laws can not selk the property. For any legal help call me

Adv prasad patil

M R Neelakantam Advocate
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