On June 24th, the Madras High Court held that homemakers are entitled to an equal share in properties purchased by the husband. The Hindu talks to Shaji Paul Chaly, former Justice of the Kerala High Court, and Ashok G.V., a practising advocate at the Karnataka High Court and Partner at Factum Law, to delve into the ramifications of this ruling. We discuss its potential as a legal precedent and explore whether it can be applied to husbands who are homemakers and working wives.
Guest: Shaji Paul Chaly: Former Justice of the Kerala High Court Ashok G.V.: Advocate practising in the Karnataka High Court and Partner at Factum Law
Credit to Rebecca Rose Varghese