Property Rights : Can daughter-in-law claim her rights on father-in-law’s property, know the legal provisions


Property Rights: First the husband and then the mother-in-law and father-in-law died. In such a situation, the woman gets the right to property. Let us know about it in detail.

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People have many questions in their minds regarding property. Especially when the property belongs to the father or father-in-law. Who can claim ownership of a property. It is very important to know this. The rules of law are also being updated with time. In such a situation, people have less knowledge about the laws related to property. Property disputes arise due to confusion and incomplete information.

The Security Act gave women the right to live at home with their husbands. This right is in addition to a woman’s right to maintenance and protection from mental and physical violence. Wife’s rights in husband’s property is a big issue. Let us know today what rights the daughter-in-law has in the property of her husband and father-in-law. What are the legal provisions related to this?

What is the legal provision?

The person to whom the woman is married. If he has any property of his own, the rules for this are clear. A person is the owner of a property. Be it land, house, jewelry or anything. Only he has the right on it. He can sell, mortgage or donate his property. All rights in this regard are reserved with him.

Daughter-in-law’s right on mother-in-law’s property

The daughter-in-law has no right on the property of her mother-in-law and father-in-law. Neither during his lifetime nor after his death, the woman can claim the property. On the death of the mother-in-law and father-in-law, the husband gets the right to the property.

However, first the husband and then the mother-in-law and father-in-law died. In such a situation the woman gets the right to property. For this, it is important that the mother-in-law and father-in-law have not transferred the will in anyone else’s name. Not only this, even the son cannot live in his parents’ house without their permission. The son cannot claim to live in their house even with the help of law.

Wife’s property rights on husband’s death

When a person dies without writing a will regarding his property. The law is clear regarding rights over his property. In this situation, the property of the person goes to the mother and widowed wife. However, it is important that the person has not given rights to anyone else in the will.

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