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Hindu woman’s refusal to wear ‘sakha’ and ‘sindoor’ signifies refusal to accept marriage: HC

The Gauhati high court (HC) has observed that a Hindu married woman’s refusal to wear sakha – bangles made of conch-shell – and sindoor (vermillion), as per the marriage rituals and customs, signifies her refusal to accept her marriage to the husband, while granting her husband’s plea for divorce. A division bench of the high...