ITEM NO.20 COURT NO.11 SECTION IV-B
S U P R E M E C O U R T O F I N D I A
RECORD OF PROCEEDINGS
Petition(s) for Special Leave to Appeal (C) No(s). 26978/2018
(Arising out of impugned final judgment and order dated 24-07-2018
in CMM No. 63/2016 in F.A.O. No.170 of 2016 passed by the High
Court Of Punjab Haryana At Chandigarh)
RAJINDERPAL SINGH Petitioner(s)
KULWINDER KAUR Respondent(s)
(FOR ADMISSION and Interim Relief)
Date : 22-10-2018 This petition was called on for hearing today.
HON’BLE MRS. JUSTICE R. BANUMATHI
HON’BLE MS. JUSTICE INDIRA BANERJEE
For Petitioner(s) Mr. R.K. Kapoor,Adv.
Mr. Rajat Kapoor,Adv.
Mr. Anis Ahmed Khan, AOR
UPON hearing the counsel the Court made the following
O R D E R
In the nature of the order we propose to pass, in our view
notice may not be required.
By the impugned order, the petitioner-husband has been
directed to pay pendente lite maintenance of Rs.10,000/- per month
and also the arrears from 16th March, 2016 i.e. from the date of
filing of the application.
Signature Not Verified
Without going into the merits of the matter, the impugned
Digitally signed by
Reason: shall stand modified that the petitioner shall pay the
maintenance pendente lite from 1st Januay, 2018. The petitioner
shall also pay the litigation expenses of Rs.50,000/- to the
respondent, if not already paid.
We request the High Court to hear and dispose of the case
pending before it as expeditiously as possible preferably within
six months from today.
The special leave petition is accordingly disposed of.
Since the above modification of the impugned order has been
passed without issuing notice to the respondent-wife, she is at
liberty to approach this court, if she is aggrieved by this order.
Pending applications, if any, shall also stand disposed of.
(MAHABIR SINGH) (PARVEEN KUMARI PASRICHA)
COURT MASTER BRANCH OFFICER