How much liability of son to pay mother's maintenance amount?


My brother earns around Rs. 2 lacs per month. Still he doesn't give much money to mother. Can we file a case on behalf of mother to get maintenance from son?

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162 votes

Definitely, there's a special act for women " domestic Violence act " under which your mother can claim maintenance as well all the relifs she is in need of. This is criminal prosecution and she will get immediate relifs on filing.


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This is with regards your query. Yes your mother can seek courts intervention and file for maintenance as per law. You may consult an expert matrimonial lawyer at the place of your area and take necessary needed steps.

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