Legal Shorts; SC on Widow’s succession to her husband’s property.

A widow would be considered an ostensible successor to her husband unless it be known that her husband was a member of a joint Hindu family and the property over which mutation was to be made was joint family property.

Case:
Bharat Singh Vs. Bhagirathi.

Citation:
(1966) 1 SCR 606: AIR 1966 SC 405, 408.

Bench Strength – 3.
Coram: A.K. Sarkar, Raghubar Dayal and V. Ramaswami, JJ.
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ADV. MAHESH VASWANI,
MUMBAI.
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