Child raised by mother entitled to take her caste: Bombay High Court

The Court directed the caste certificate scrutiny committee to reconsider its stand taken while rejecting a woman's claim to her mother's caste.
Justice SB Shukre, Justice GA Sanap and Bombay High Court
Justice SB Shukre, Justice GA Sanap and Bombay High Court

A child raised by his/ her mother is entitled to stake claim as belonging to the mother's caste, the Bombay High Court recently held [Kasturi Sushma Khandekar v. State of Maharashtra].

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