Karnataka High Court rejects plea by sons to reduce maintenance granted to aged mother

As per Hindu scriptures, it is considered a heinous act if a person neglects and causes anguish to their aged parents when they become weak and dependent, Justice Dixit observed.
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We are living in an age when bread is costlier than blood and money is losing its purchasing power, the Karnataka High Court remarked recently while rejecting a plea by two men to reduce the amount payable by them to maintain their aged and ailing mother. [Sri Gopal and anr v. Deputy Commissioner and ors]

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