Mere failure to prove allegation that mother-in-law is mentally ill is not cruelty: Calcutta High Court

A bench led by Justice Harish Tandon explained that many people do not even accept the existence of mental illness in their family due to the stigma attached to mental illnesses.
Calcutta High Court
Calcutta High Court

Failure to prove the allegation that a spouse's parent is mentally ill will not per se amount to an act of mental cruelty to warrant the grant of divorce and dissolve a marriage, the Calcutta High Court recently held.

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