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Can a person having children adopt a child under Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act 1956?

- by Yashoda, Srirampuram

In case of male child being adopted, the adoptive parents must not have a Hindu son, Son’s son or Son’s Son’s son, living at the time of adoption. Likewise in case of adoption female child the adoptive parents should not have a Hindu daughter or son’s daughter living at the time of adoption.


These are all the legal questions answered by Advocate S.Selvakumar in various magazines, in various occasion including realestate reporter monthly.