Punjab, Haryana HC Directs Husbands of Runaway Couples to Open Fixed Deposit Accounts for Wives
In recent cases of runaway couples demanding police protection, the Punjab and Haryana high court has directed the husbands to open fixed deposit accounts for their wives with a sum ranging from Rs 30,000 to Rs 3 lakh.
Varinder Chhiber today, quoting a judgment pronounced by Justice P B Bajanthri in a case dated on July 25.
Referring to the case, which was contested by him, Chhiber said the petitioners sought protection for their lives and liberty after they got married on July 18, 2018. The petitioners -- Kuldeep and his wife -- had married against the wishes of their kin, he said.
in the name of the first petitioner (wife), said the advocate.
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