Mother entitled to deceased daughter's alimony arrears: Madras High Court

Justice V Sivagnanam said that as per the Hindu Succession Act the arrears of maintenance have to be considered as both movable and immovable property acquired by a Hindu under a decree. 
Madras High Court
Madras High Court

A mother is a legal heir to her deceased daughter's property, and is therefore entitled to claim accrued arrears of the daughter's alimony, the Madras High Court recently ruled [Annadurai v Jaya].

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