Trinamool MP Nushrat Jahan says her marriage is invalid
Her husband, Kolkata-based businessman Nikhil Jain, nevertheless says the matter is sub judice.
Trinamool Congress MP Nushrat Jahan on June 9 issued a press release describing her marriage with Kolkata-based businessman Nikhil Jain as “invalid” whereas Mr. Jain stated was it was a “sub judice matter”. She stated the marriage was performed in Turkey and had not been validated below the Special Marriage Act in India.
“Being on foreign land, as per Turkish Marriage Regulation, ceremony is invalid. It was an interfaith marriage; it requires validation under Special Marriage Act in India which didn’t happen. As per court of Law, it’s not marriage but relationship or live-in relationship,” a press release issued by Ms. Jahan stated. The MP stated that in such circumstances “…the question of divorce does not arise”.
Speaking to tv channel Mr. Jain stated that he won’t touch upon the assertion issued by the MP because the matter was sub judice. “ I have approached the court on this,” he stated. According to experiences Mr. Jain have approached a court docket within the metropolis searching for divorce. In the assertion Ms. Jahan stated, “Our separation happened long back, but I did not speak about it as I intended to keep my private life to myself.”
Soon after profitable the Basirhat Lok Sabha seat with a margin of over 3.5 lakh votes the Trinamool Congress MP had a marriage ceremony within the picturesque Turkish city of Bodrum in June 2019. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was amongst those that attended a reception hosted by the couple at a Kolkata resort in 2019.
In her assertion, Ms. Jahan who is additionally a preferred actor in Bengali movie trade stated, “I have made my own identity by my sheer hardwork; thus I would not allow anyone not related to me to share the limelight or a title or followers, based on my identity”. The actor turned politician was amongst certainly one of key campaigners for the Trinamool within the 2021 Assembly polls.