The Delhi Excessive Court at present issued a discover to the Delhi authorities to file a reply on the plea by a pair whose marriage couldn’t be registered because the software program system didn’t settle for their utility as a result of they had been underage once they married.
Justice Rekha Palli requested the state authorities and others to file a reply to the petition and listed the matter for December 23.
The couple have, of their plea moved via advocate J S Mann, sought to register their marriage.
The petitioners informed the court docket that they approached the respondent for registering their marriage with all related paperwork however it couldn’t be completed because the software program system didn’t settle for their utility as a result of the husband was beneath the age of 21 years and spouse was beneath the age of 18 years on the time of their marriage on Could 28, 1981.
The petitioner has urged the court docket to concern path to the respondents for registration of marriage of the petitioners within the kind as specified within the fifth schedule to the Particular Marriage Act, 1954 and path to the respondents to waive off the requirement for the issuance of prior discover of 30 days earlier than registration of marriage.
The petitioner mentioned of their plea that they’ve fulfilled all of the circumstances for registration of marriage as prescribed in Part 15 of the Particular Marriage Act, 1954 as they’ve accomplished the age of 21 years on the time of registration and the wedding of the petitioners was carried out on Could 28, 1981 as per Hindu Vedic rites and ceremonies. “For the reason that date of marriage, the petitioners are operating their household life as spouse and husband respectively and out of the mentioned wedlock, they’ve 4 youngsters,” added the plea.
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