The book provides a thorough commentary on the Dissolution of Muslim Marriage Act, 1939 and throws light on the drastic developments in the law relating to maintenance of Muslim women and children. The case-law developments under all the allied statutes have also been carefully noted and incorporated. Several important & allied statutes have been given, including the Family Courts Act, 1984 with State Amendments and notifications.
- All India Reporter : This book surveys the whole field of Muslim Law of Marriage, Divorce and Maintenance. An extensive Commentary on 'Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Divorce) Act, 1986 ' has been included and case-law on all the allied statutes have been revised and expanded. There is an addenda which provides important case-law, there is a Table of Cases and an Index at the end. The book provides a very thorough treatment on the subject. It is a must for all practising lawyers, the Judiciary, Law Colleges, Teachers and the Students.
- Islamic & Comparative Law Quarterly : In this edition of the book the author has added and updated the case-law on the subject. While analysing the provisions of the Dissolution of Muslim Marriages Act, 1939, the author has also referred to the provisions of analogous law on the subject and the decided cases thereunder. By means of an addenda the author has sought to update the case-law under the Muslim Women Protection of Rights on Divorce Act, 1986. The table of cases at the beginning and the index at the end of the book have their own utility. The book under review will be found, on the whole, quite useful by the lawyers as well as the students of Islamic law.