In a recent development, a public interest litigation has been filed asking for an amendment in the Muslim personal law on inheritance, alleging that Muslim women are being discriminated on the issues relating to sharing of property in comparison to their male counterparts. The petition claimed that the discrimination based on customary law as well as the statutory law violated Muslim women’s fundamental right to equality enshrined under Articles 14, 19, 21 and other relevant provisions of the Constitution.
Jaypee Insolvency: Homebuyers Can Now Claim Refund Or Possession Online
To help aggrieved homebuyers, beleaguered Jaypee Infrastructure has launched a website. By logging on to the website -- https://www.amicusjaypee.in/tiki-index.php -- buyers can register their claims. Earlier, the Supreme Court had directed the company that an online portal be created to update buyers about the court proceedings against the group. The submission of claims from Jaypee buyers will be accepted on this website till December 25. For additional assistance, buyers could also send across a WhatsApp message on 9818633606 (available only on weekdays after 5 pm).
For a country like India where population and inflation have faded common man’s dream of owning a home, few government-sponsored housing schemes are a big respite. The central government in India is running a number of housing schemes to provide shelter and basic amenities to the homeless poor in urban and rural areas. Check out a few popular housing schemes and policies.