Ruchika Swain v. Sandeep Kumar Mallick

Family Law – Transfer Petition filed by the wife seeking transfer of divorce petition filed by the husband in Andhra Pradesh to Odisha – Held, the interest of justice would be best subserved if the proceedings are allowed to continue in the Court at Vizianagaram, Andhra Pradesh, subject to the condition that the respondent-husband would pay to the petitioner-wife a sum of Rs.10000/- for her expenses on account of travel, boarding and lodging on the date(s) of hearing or as and when her presence may be required by the Court concerned. It is clarified that such amount shall be made over by the respondent to the petitioner on every date when she attends the Court at Vizianagaram.