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Jan 28 1991 (HC)

Ambalal Shankarbhai Patel Vs. Union of India (Uoi)

Court : Gujarat

Decided on : Jan-28-1991

Reported in : (1992)2GLR1317

..... the hindu marriage act, would be governed by the provisions of that act irrespective of the question whether he had at the same time acquired a domicile in india. it was held that citizenship was not a necessary or imperative qualification for application of that act when the legislature itself had omitted to make such a qualification a condition precedent to hindus ..... of his or her adoptive father or mother for all purposes with effect from the date of the adoption. reference to the law of domicile of the minor child automatically constitutes a reference to the law of domicile of one or both of the child natural parents whose interest in the adoption is very great. the paramount welfare of the child ..... foreign nationals and primarily apply to the persons to whom the pre-codified law applied. these are the hindus who lived in various areas in india and were governed by the customs which developed locally and ultimately constituted the mitakshara, dayabhaga and other schools of law. the rules of personal law which customarily developed and ultimately were codified in the matters of ..... marriage, succession, adoption, maintenance and guardianship among hindus in india are intended to apply to the persons among whom these rules developed and not to aliens .....

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