Taunting person for handicap most inhumane kind of cruelty: Punjab & Haryana High Court grants divorce to polio afflicted man

The court, despite finding cruelty on the wife's part, recorded that it was not oblivious to her requirements or those of the couples' son and directed the husband to pay one-time permanent alimony to the wife.
Justice Ritu Bahri and Justice Nidhi Gupta
Justice Ritu Bahri and Justice Nidhi Gupta

The Punjab and Haryana High Court, earlier this week, held that taunting a person for their handicap constitutes the most inhumane kind of cruelty that could be meted out to any disabled person [Karamjit Singh vs Davinder Kaur].

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