Overseas Citizen of India can seek divorce in Indian courts: Karnataka High Court

The Court said that when a marriage has taken place in India in which the parties are residing, a spouse cannot be asked to go to another country for relief, especially when the aggrieved party is the wife.
Overseas Citizen of India can seek divorce in Indian courts: Karnataka High Court
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The Karnataka High Court recently permitted a British national with an Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) status to seek divorce and file for child custody in a Family Court in Bangalore while noting that OCIs are treated on par with Non-Resident Indians in many aspects, and are not excluded from seeking matrimonial relief. [Michael Graham Prince v. Nisha Misra]

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