Legal Question in Family Law in India

in seperation cases in hindu marraiges who is authorised to keep custody of children's ? childrens are above 5 yrs.is it compulsory that only mother should keep in her custody ? so far petition is not filed by any of us, but my wife kept children's in her custody without any Judicial order.

Asked on 7/10/13, 6:29 am

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Sudershan Goel Sudershan Goel - Advocate, International Visiting Scholar, USA [2008-10]
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Since the children are already in her custody, you may file a case in the Guardianship Court either claiming custody or visitation rights.

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Answered on 7/10/13, 8:20 am
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dear client natural custody of children always remain with mother until father claim for it. if u want custody then u have to file custody petition. for any legal help call me on 9422611385

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Answered on 7/10/13, 8:38 am

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