Q:

Accept my greeting sir! With very due respect, I am going to ask you a question that "If a man contracts a second marriage without prior permission of the first wife, then according to current law(2021) is there any punishment for him?"

Saturday, July 10th, 2021 by irfan56565656i

Answers

  1. yes, according to Muslim Family Laws Ordinance 1964, if a man contracts another marriage without the prior permission of the concerned Arbitration council (after consent of wife) then he may be sentenced up to one-year imprisonment and the court may also fine up to 5 lac rupees only.