IN THE HIGH COURT OF PUNJAB AND HARYANA
TA No.139 of 2018 (OM)
Date of decision: 11.07.2018
Baby Rani .. Petitioner
Natha Ram .. Respondent
Coram: Hon’ble Mr. Justice Harinder Singh Sidhu
Present:- Mr. Dinesh Nagar, Advocate
for the petitioner.
Mr. S.K. Bawa, Advocate
for the respondent.
Harinder Singh Sidhu, J.
The petitioner is the wife and the respondent her husband. This
petition has been filed under Section 24 of the Code of Civil Procedure for
transferring of the case bearing DMC/1125/ 2016
under Section 13 of the Hindu Marriage Act titled as ‘Baby Rani Vs. Natha Ram’
pending in the Court of Additional District Judge-I, Jalandhar to a Court of
competent jurisdiction at SBS Nagar (Nawanshahr).
Learned counsel for the petitioner states that the marriage of the
petitioner was solemnized with respondent in the year 2004. From this wedlock
two child were born. It is stated that the petitioner has been living at her parental
house since 2013. Out of two children, younger one namely, Jaideep Rattu is
staying with the petitioner and elder one is staying with the respondent. It is stated
that distance of Jalandhar is more than 60 kms. from SBS Nagar (Nawanshahr). It
is stated that the respondent is residing in SBS Nagar (Nawanshahr). The case
under Section 125 Cr.P.C. instituted by the petitioner is already pending at SBS
Learned counsel for the petitioner contends that the respondent is
already attending the Court proceedings in two other cases namely under the
Guardian and Wards Act and another petition under Section 9 of the Hindu
Marriage Act at SBS Nagar.
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Considering the aforesaid facts and circumstances, this petition is
allowed. The case bearing DMC/1125/ 2016 under Section 13 of the Hindu
Marriage Act titled as ‘Baby Rani Vs. Natha Ram’ pending in the Court of
Additional District Judge-I, Jalandhar is ordered to be transferred to Family Court
at SBS Nagar (Nawanshahr).
(Harinder Singh Sidhu)
Whether speaking/reasoned Yes/No
Whether Reportable: Yes/No
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