Supreme Court Judgment – Shamima Farooqui vs Shahid Khan

THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
CRIMINAL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CRIMINAL APPEAL NOS.564-565 OF 2015
[Arising out of SLP (Crl.) Nos. 6380-6381 of 2014]
SHAMIMA FAROOQUI … Appellant
Versus
SHAHID KHAN … Respondent

The aforesaid aspects have gone uncontroverted as the respondent-husband has not appeared and contested the matter. Therefore, we are disposed to accept the assertions. This exposition of facts further impels us to set aside the order of the High Court. 22. Consequently, the appeals are allowed, the orders passed by the High Court are set aside and that of the Family Court is restored. There shall be no order as to costs…Read More