CHAPTER 43
ISLAMIC FAMILY LAW ORDINANCE, 2001

PART II - MARRIAGE



Section 8. Relationship prohibiting marriage

(1) No man or woman, as the case may be, shall, on the ground of consanguinity, marry –

(2) No man or woman, as the case may be, shall, on the ground of affinity, marry –

(3) No man or woman, as the case may be, shall, on the ground of fosterage, marry any woman or any connected with him or her through some act of suckling where, if it had been instead an act of procreation, the woman or man would have been within the prohibited degrees of consanguinity or affinity.

(4) No man shall have two wives at any one time who are so related to each other by consanguinity, affinity, or fosterage that if either of them had been a male a marriage between them would have been illegal in Islamic Law.







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