• Change of Name

Sir I want to add my surname in my name. does it come under change of name? Plz clear the concept of change of name and correction in name as per law and give information about the law which describe this.
Asked 3 years ago in Civil Law from Karnal, Haryana
I don't understand; your surname should already be there with your name. Where is the question of addition.
Prabhat Shroff
Advocate, Kolkata
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You insert a public notice in the Newspaper regarding change in name and then apply to Govt Department of Publication to publish the same in the official gazette. You will also get a copy of the publication of the the notice in the gazette. That will complete the process.
H. S. Thukral
Advocate, New Delhi
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