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Md. Hefzur Rahman vs. Shamsun Nahar Begum & another (Civil Appeal No. 130 of 1997)

Case Name:Md. Hefzur Rahman vs. Shamsun Nahar Begum & another
Case Number:Civil Appeal No. 130 of 1997
Practice Area:Islamic Law
Case Type:Civil Appeal
Type of DocumentJudgment
Court Name:Supreme Court of Bangladesh Appellate Division
Keywords:Divorced muslim woman, maintenance beyond period of iddat.
Order/ Judgment Date:4th November, 1998
Case Referred:Aga Mahomed Jaffer Bindanim vs. Koolsoom Beebee and others, ILR 25 (Cal) 9;
Most. Rashida Begum vs. Shahan Din and others, PLD 1960 (Lahore) 1142;
Shah Bano case, AIR 1985 (SC) 945;
firm Sriniwas vs. Mahabir Prasad AIR 1951 (SC) 177;
Om Prakash vs. Ram Kumar, AIR 1991 (SC) 409;
Raghu Mahton vs. Bullak and Others AIR 1953 Pat. 289;
Aga Mohammed Jaffer Bindavim vs. Koolsoom Boebee and others.
Law Referred:The Muslim women (protection of rights on divorce) Act, 1986 (Indian Statute);
Code of Civil Procedure 1908;
Muslim Family Laws Ordinance, 1961;
Muslim Personal Law (Shariat) Application Act, 1937; Constitution Law;
Companies Referred:N/A
People Referred:Mr. A.W. Bhuiyan; Mr. Md. Sajjadul Huq; Moulana Obaidul Haque, Khatib Baitul Mukarram National Mosque;
Moulana Mohiuddin Khan, Editor of “Monthly Madina”.
Lawyers’ Names:Mr. Md. Hannan, Senior Advocate; Mr. Md. Ataul Haque, Advocate-on-Record;
Mrs. Rabeya Bhuiyan, Acting Attorney General; Mr. Chowdhury Md. Zahangir, Advocate-on-Record.
Judges Names:Mr. Justice A.T.M Afzal, Chief Justice; Mr. Justice Mustafa Kamal;
Mr. Justice Latifur Rahman; Mr. Justice Mohammad Abdur Rouf; Mr. Justice Bimalendu Bikash Roy Choudhury.

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