What Delhi High Court held on Hindu woman's right over life estate left by husband

The Court was hearing a property dispute case in which the trial court had held that by virtue of a will dated January 14, 1989, the wife of the testator had become absolute owner of a property.
Delhi High Court
Delhi High Court

The Delhi High Court recently said that a Hindu woman, who may have received a life estate from her husband, can enjoy the income from it throughout her life but does not have absolute rights over the property after his death [Manmohan Singh & Anr vs Shital Singh & Ors].

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