Can you please let me know if the RCR decree can be passed in Petitioner's favour if the respondent is not appearing/ Submitting Written statement for the RCR hearing in court.
Brief of the case;
1. Petitioner files RCR in March 2016
2. Respondent did not come for first 3 hearing.
3. Respondent appear on 4th hearing without lawyer and did not submit Written statement
4. Respondent appeared 2 more times without lawyer and did not submit the written statement.
5. Respondent Signs the Mediation form in front of Judge and appears on 4 mediation dates and mediation fails.
6. After that Respondent not appearing for the hearings. Next date is in July 2017.