1. Mutual Consent Divorce is the best option. It makes divorce less stressful by saving time, effort and money. By avoiding long litigation, couple can move on with their lives just after 6 months of filing for divorce
2. In MCD both husband & wife can decide about returning of articles, rightful division of finances & assets, agreement over maintenance or alimony to be paid to the spouse, custody of children, agreement on sharing of costs.
3. Since you have spent more than a year in marital life and have lived separately for more than a year, the couple can file a joint petition in the Family Court.
4. even though cooling period of 6 months is stipulated, the court has the power to relax it.