Marriage certificates issued by notary public have no value in the eyes of law: Orissa High Court

"Due to such extra-legal and subterfuge arrangements by Notaries, parties are made to believe that they are legally married when in fact their marriage do not have even the slightest of legal sanctity," the Court added.
Orissa High Court
Orissa High Court

The Orissa High Court recently reiterated that notaries are neither authorized to issue marriage certificates nor are they legally entitled to notarize any signed declaration of marriage. [Partha Sarathi Das V/s State of Orissa & others]

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