Labelling husband as 'womaniser', 'alcoholic' in court without evidence amounts to cruelty: Bombay High Court

The court noted that the evidence on record failed to prove allegations made by the appellant and therefore dismissed her appeal against a family court's order dissolving her marriage to a retired Army Officer.
Bombay High Court
Bombay High Court

The Bombay High Court recently held that a woman raising allegations against her husband in court by terming him a 'womaniser' or an 'alcoholic' without substantiating the allegations, would amount to cruelty entitling him to divorce [Nalini Nagnath Uphalkar vs Nagnath Mahadev Uphalkar].

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