• Hindu adoption and maintenance act 1956

Whether divorcee women's children could be adopted by her second husband after remarriage under hindu adoption & maintenance act? if yes, please inform about the procedure and any relevant judgement of supreme court and high courts of india.
Asked 4 years ago in Family Law from Kolkata, West Bengal
Religion: Hindu
Yes, the second husband can adopt, by making an application to that effect in a competent court.
Prabhat Shroff
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