Marriage is a union of two souls, wife is best suited to be guardian of husband who is in vegetative state: Bombay HC

The Court noted that there was a lack of legislative clarity about who could be designated a guardian of a person in a coma or in a vegetative condition.
Marriage is a union of two souls, wife is best suited to be guardian of husband who is in vegetative state: Bombay HC

The Bombay High Court was recently prompted to make pertinent observations regarding marriage while allowing a woman to act as her incapacitated husband's guardian.

The extraordinary jurisdiction of the Court under Article 226 of the Constitution was invoked, given that the wife had approached the High Court directly in the matter instead of first approaching a lower court.

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