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Asked on: 8/14/13, 5:20 am

My wife is govt.Servant,i am pivate, due to 498a , my job at risk,

it may end any day.I have a child custody case , where she stated

that she is a govt servant and i am unemployed

My question is

1)If i loose job, can i ask for maintanance?

2)In indian does man get maintainance ?

3)is is mandetory that she have to give maintainance or

depend upon circumtances?

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Answered on: 8/14/13, 5:40 am by Sudershan Goel

The court may, in very rare cases, allow some maintenance to husband against his wife. However, since you are already in a job, though private, you have potential to make an earning. However, you may not be burdened with the responsibility to provide her maintenance.


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Answered on: 8/14/13, 6:16 am by prasad patil

dear client court will allow maintenance to husband if he is on bed or handicapped. for any legal help call me on 9422611385

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Answered on: 8/15/13, 11:52 am by KAMAL GROVER

Better to save your job. in such circumstances court may not grant you maintenance.

good luck.


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