The Protection Of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005
25. Duration and alteration of orders.—
(1) A protection order made under section 18 shall be in force till the aggrieved person applies for discharge.
(2) If the Magistrate, on receipt of an application from the aggrieved person or the respondent, is satisfied that there is a change in the circumstances requiring alteration, modification or revocation of any order made under this Act, he may, for reasons to be recorded in writing pass such order, as he may deem appropriate.
This section lays down that a protection order given under the Act shall be in force till the aggrieved person applies for its discharge. In case there is a change in the circumstances of a case, the Magistrate may, on application made by the aggrieved person or the respondent pass an order altering, modifying or revoking any order made under the Act.
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