The Hindu Succession Act, 1956 : A view

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Hindu Succession Act, 1956 came into force on 17th June, 1956 dealing with intestate succession among Hindus and is based on the rule of succession of Mitakshara principle of propinquity, i.e. preference of heir on the basis of proximity of relationship. The Act lays down a uniform and comprehensive system of inheritance and applies, inter… Read more »

Succession to the property of a Hindu Male

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Succession to the property

The Hindu Succession Act, 1956, is a law that was passed by the ‘Parliament of India’. The preamble of the Act signifies that an Act to amend and codify the law relating to intestate succession among Hindus. The Act lays down a uniform and comprehensive system of succession whereas attempt has been made to ensure… Read more »