The person obtained fraudelent exparte divorce and done second marraige.Is the person is punishable under Bigamy?
Facts of the case
1) The husband done marraige to first wife and without notice of her by misleadeing the court and wife took exparte divorce on false allegations that non consumation of grounds that wife is not willing for consuamtion of marraige.Later due to his neglegence and harrasent wife file 498a and omestic violence.Even though the husband did not revelaed to wife and police or any of his affidivats. That prior of these cases only he obtained exparte divorce decree . Later wife it self came to know by some other sources and filed the petition to set a side and condone delay after 8 months from the date of exparte divorce . By hearing the facts of case the family court and High cout declared that husband played fraud upon the court and took exparte divorce and cancelled the divorce and now the main O.P of divorce is running.
2) Now while the main O.P is running the wife came to know the husband has done second marraige and had two years kid
The questions are
1) We understood the person took fraudelent exparte divorce and without discloseing he waited till appel period and done second marriage. Now is first wife can file bigamy case on him? Because on first wife he took fraudlent exparte decree and this was proved by highcourt.
2)what all are the sections applicable to file the case?
3) Is to prove the second marraige is done the oofical docuemtn of voter card is enough where the second wife mentiond that this person as husband?