Mother is the only person to look the welfare of the child.
It is decided in the reported case. ILR 2003 KAR p.No. 4431.
Hindu marriage Act,1955-sec26-Hindu Minority and guardianship act 1956-sec 6- custody of the child-Both husband and wife claiming custody of the child-Family court after giving weighty reasons orders custody of the child to mother. The same questioned in High Court. Held child to mother. Te same questioned in High Court. Held Family court has stated weighty reasons, for entrusting the custody of the child to the mother, keeping in mind the paramount welfare of the child. the entrustment of the custody of the minor child to the other would be in the better interest of the minor.