Asked April 01, 2017

Share of widows in property

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My grandfather died recently and has left behind 2 widows. Both marriages took place before 1955. Will both widows get one share each as per succession law? He was a Hindu.

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As per Rule1 of the Hindu Succession Act -  When a Hindu male dies, one part of his property passes to his widow. If there are more than one widow, in such a case, all widows together will take one share in the property.

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