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I am the only child of my parents, who are not alive. By a will my father has bequeathed a large portion of his properties to me, and some to rela¬tives. However, there is no mention in the will about the distribution of some of the remaining properties. Please enlighten me as to what would happen to these properties?

- by Subhash, Audugodi, Bangalore

Since the will is silent on the remaining portion of the property, you, as the only legal heir, are entitled to the property. It is not possible to say why the will is silent on the remaining property. At the time of writing the will, perhaps your father was undecided on its transfer. You have not mentioned whether he has left behind any financial liability like repayment of loans to banks and financial institutions.


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


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