Daughter will not cease to be member of family merely because she is married: Himachal Pradesh High Court

The High Court held that if the government's policy of excluding a daughter for assessment of family income is approved, the Court would become a party to perpetuating gender inequality.
Himachal Pradesh High Court
Himachal Pradesh High Court

Merely because a daughter is married, she would not lose her identity as a member of her father's family for assessment of family income, the Himachal Pradesh High Court held while hearing a case seeking compassionate appointment [Rakesh Humar v State of Himachal Pradesh].

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