I got married to a girl due to parental pressure. it was as per hindu laws. now I want a divorce. can I go for Annulment of marriage.
The grounds for filing petiion for annulment of marriage is given below, please verify if your ground is accommodated in it:
Any marriage solemnized, whether before of after the commencement of this Act, shall be voidable and maybe annulled by a decree of nullity on any of the following grounds, namely.-
1[(a) that the marriage has not been consummated owing to the impotence of the respondent ; or]
(b) that the marriage is in contravention of the condition specified in clause (ii) of section 5;or
(b) that the consent of the petitioner, or where the consent of he guardian in marriage of the petitioner 2[was required under section 5 it stood immediately before the commencement of the Child Marriage Restraint (Amendment) Act, 1978(2 of 1978)], the consent of such guardian was obtained by force 3[or by fraud as to the nature of the ceremony or as to any material fact or circumstance concerning the respondent ] ;or
(d) that the respondent was at the time of the marriage pregnant by some person other than the petitioner.