you all would have heard about online shoping ,online marketing,but what is current issue about online marriage

lets have detailed analysis about what is online marriage and why it was in news recently

in Tamilnadu a guy named Rahul who was living in USA had to marry a girl named Vasmi sudershini ,rahul visited india in last month to tie knot with the girl but rahuls father and his friend claims his marraige and decision was kept pending for a month but on the other side Rahul who visited india for a month had to fly back to America

after the end of the sudersheni went madrass court for the decision of her marriage with Rahul but he could not revisit India due to visa problem so the high court of madras [Madurai bench] took the decision to have an online marriage thus the marriage was held virtually through video conferencing .

the decision was taken according to the special marriage act 1954 under section 12 .the Honorable high court also told that if different surgeries can be done through online mode ,or the big decisions of the world can be taken during video conferencing like in QUAD .Then their is no issue in having marriage through online mode.this historic decision shows advancement of courts in respect to the technology

what is special marriage act 1954

The Special Marriage Act, 1954 is an act of the parliament of india with provision for civil marraige (or “registered marriage”) for people of India and all Indian nationals in foreign countries, irrelevant of the religion or faith followed by either party.The Act originated from a piece of legislation proposed during the late 19th century. Marriages solemnized under Special Marriage Act are not governed by personal laws