May 16, 2022

New Delhi, India couple longing for grandchild files lawsuit against son, daughter-in-law: ‘They don’t think about us’

NEW DELHI — A retired Indian couple is suing their son and daughter-in-law, demanding that they produce a grandchild inside a yr or pay them 50 million rupees ($675,000).

Sanjeev Ranjan Prasad, a 61-year-old retired authorities officer, mentioned it was an emotional and delicate subject for him and his spouse, Sadhana Prasad, they usually can’t wait any longer. His son, a pilot, was married six years in the past.

“We want a grandson or a granddaughter within a year or compensation, because I have spent my life’s earnings on my son’s education,” Prasad instructed reporters on Thursday.

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Prasad mentioned he spent 3.5 million rupees ($47,300) for his son’s pilot coaching in the USA.

“The main issue is that at this age we need a grandchild, but these people (my son and daughter-in-law) have an attitude that they don’t think about us,” Prasad said.

“We obtained him married within the hope we’d have the pleasure of changing into grandparents. It has been six years since their marriage,” Prasad said. “It feels as if regardless of having all the pieces we’ve nothing.”

The court accepted their petition and scheduled it for a hearing on Monday in Haridwar, a city in northern Uttarakhand state, media reports said.

The son and daughter-in-law could not be reached for comment.

Prasad said he and his wife love children.

“We aren’t getting love and affection from the place we would like it probably the most,” he said. “I really feel very unfortunate.”

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