December 9, 2022
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The High Court had earlier dismissed a plea filed by a married lady and her live-in accomplice.

Allahabad:

In an remark, the Allahabad High Court stated it isn’t towards live-in-relationship however denied safety to a few just lately as one of many companions was married.

A Division Bench of Justices Kaushal Jayendra Thaker and Dinesh Pathak stated this listening to a plea looking for safety for a pair, who was right into a live-in-relationship however married in the course of the pendency of the petition.

The High Court had earlier dismissed a plea filed by a married lady and her live-in accomplice.

The court docket additionally imposed a price of Rs 5,000 on them, observing that the girl is already married and in live-in-relationship with one other man, an act towards the “mandate” of the Hindu Marriage Act.

While granting safety to the couple within the newest case, the court docket stated, “We are not against live-in-relation.”

Earlier, we rejected a plea because the safety was sought throughout subsistence of marriage of one of many petitioners, it stated.

The court docket directed police to supply safety to the petitioners, saying they had been in a live-in-relationship however subsequently married one another.

Hence, in view of the orders given by the highest court docket previously, they’re entitled to safety, the High Court stated.

The petitioners had approached the High Court on a terror that they could face harassment from their households.

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