Thursday, December 24, 2009

Wife files divorce for liking Bhupen Hazarika songs

GUWAHATI, Dec 19 – Even Dr Bhupen Hazarika’s songs could be cited as one of the reasons for a wife seeking legal protection under Sec 498(A) of the IPC and Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act! May sound bizarre but this has happened in Assam’s Karimganj district where a wife had likened her husband’s liking for the maestro’s songs to causing ‘mental torture’ on her, and cited it as among the reasons why she wanted legal protection from the court.

Though the court eventually turned down the flimsy plea of the appellant, the family was already broken. .....
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