In which court petition under the Hindu Marriage Act shall be presented ? Section 19 of The Hindu Marriage Act 1955. Contents and Verification of petitions.
Petition under the Hindu Marriage Act shall be presented in the court as mentioned in Section 19 of the Hindu Marriage Act 1955.
Section 19 of the Hindu Marriage Act 1955 - Court to which petition shall be presented?.
Every petition under
this Act shall be presented to the District Court within the local
limits of whose ordinary original civil jurisdiction:
Section 20 Contents and verification of Petitions
Section 20(1) Every
petition presented under this Act shall state as distinctly as the
nature of the case permits the facts on which the claims to relief
is founded and, except in a petition under Section 11, shall also
state that there is no collusion between the petitioner and the
other party to the marriage.
(2) The statements contained in every petition under this Act shall be verified by the petitioner or some other competent person in the manner required by law for the verification of plaints, and may, at the hearing, be referred to as evidence.
Subject to the other provisions contained in this Act and to such rules as the High Court may make in this behalf all proceedings under this Act shall be regulated, as far as may be, by the Code of Civil Procedure, 1908.