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Adults Have Right to Choose Matrimonial Partner Irrespective of Their Religion: Allahabad HC

The petitioners said they are in love with each other and living together on their own will, but faced a threat to their lives.

The petitioners mentioned they’re in love with one another and residing collectively on their very own will, however confronted a menace to their lives.

The bench comprising justices Manoj Kumar Gupta and Deepak Verma handed the order on a petition filed by Shifa Hasan and her Hindu associate.

  • PTI Allahabad
  • Last Updated:September 16, 2021, 23:33 IST
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The Allahabad High Court has mentioned that two adults have the precise to decide on their matrimonial associate no matter the faith they profess. The bench comprising justices Manoj Kumar Gupta and Deepak Verma handed the order on a petition filed by Shifa Hasan and her Hindu associate. The petitioners mentioned they’re in love with one another and residing collectively on their very own will, however confronted a menace to their lives.

The courtroom granted safety to the interfaith couple and mentioned not even their mother and father can object to their relationship. “It cannot be disputed that two adults have the right of choice of their matrimonial partner irrespective of the religion professed by them,” the bench mentioned.

“As the present petition is a joint petition by the two individuals who claim to be in love with each other and are major, therefore, in our considered opinion, nobody, not even their parents, could object to their relationship,” added the bench. The courtroom directed the police to make sure the petitioners will not be subjected to any harassment by the daddy of the womanor by every other individual. It was submitted that lady had additionally filed an utility for changing to Hinduism. On the mentioned utility, the District Magistrate had known as for a report from the police station involved. As per the report, the person’s father will not be agreeable to the wedding, although his mom was. The lady’s each mother and father are against the connection. In view of the identical, the couple approached the High Court claiming that there’s a menace to their lives.

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