This is the second edition of the author's monumental work. As a background study, the evolution of marriage and divorce has been traced from the historical past to the present day. The law as applicable today has then been explained in a most illuminating way, giving the reader a deep insight into the statutory law provisions with the help of the important judgments of the Supreme Court and High Courts, which provide an insight into the future. The 'Muslim Women's Right on Divorce Act ' has been discussed at length. A self-contained book, it provides all the relevant statutes and Rules of different High Courts. Suggestions have been made where the extant law requires reconsideration. Precedents for a variety of actions have been given for the benefit of junior lawyers. An invaluable book for lawyers, the judiciary, legislators, the litigants, etc.
Current Indian Statutes :
This is a self contained book on the subject on all the relevant statutes. Rules of different States are provided in the book, which includes the Rules framed by the various High Courts and the Rules for Registration of marriage by different states. An exhaustive subject index helps to locate the desired information quickly.
All India Reporter :
He (B.P. Beri) has handled the subject, which is more human and of great social importance, in a scholarly manner. Since this book gives information on practically every point relating to marriage and divorce, it would be very useful to lawyers, Judges and students and a valuable addition to their libraries.
Maharashtra Law Journal :
The entire law prevailing in India of marriage and divorce is to be found in one book which is a welcome feature of the book.
Gujarat Law Reporter :
The learned author has in a concise and lucid manner discussed all that has bearing on the question of marriage and divorce.