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March 20, 2021 Archives

Gujarat HC Directs the Respondent To Make an Inquiry and Give a Decision in Regard To Changing the Name of the Petitioner on Birth Certificate

The Court had observed that the respondent in the present case had issued a communication to the petitioner, rejecting to change the name on the Birth Certificate. Hence, the Court relied upon Section 15 of the Registration of Births and Deaths Act, 1969 and quashed the respondent’s communication, and directed to carry out an inquiry and consider the documentary evidence and later give a final decision.

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Andhra Pradesh HC Directed the Tribunal To Give Reasonable Time To the Petitioner To Make His Submissions and Dismissed the Writ Petition

A single-judge bench consisting of Justice R. Raghunandan Rao gave orders on the writ petition no. 5874 of 2021 in Sri. Mandapati Ramalingeswara Rao vs state of Andhra Pradesh. The petitioner filed the writ petition seeking a direction against the actions of Respondent No. 3 and 4 in filing O.A. No. 502 of 2020 before the A.P. endowment tribunal under section 83 of Endowment Act, 1987 as violative and contrary to the judgment of the High Court.  

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