Refusing to register marriage on ground that one spouse is foreign national violates equality: Rajasthan High Court

Justice Anoop Kumar Dhand held that the fundamental right to equality, privacy are rights available not only to citizens of India but also for foreigners.
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Authorities cannot refuse to register a marriage merely on the ground that one of the spouse is a foreign national, the Rajasthan High Court recently held [Ashwani Sharad Pendese vs Registrar of Hindu Marriages].

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