R.Manjula Vs. V.Raja
 INSC 105 (20 January 2009)
IN THE SUPREME COURT
OF INDIA CIVIL ORIGINAL JURISDICTION TRANSFER PETITION (C) NO. 458 OF 2007 R.
Manjula ...Petitioner Versus V. Raja ...Respondent
Dr. ARIJIT PASAYAT, J
1. This transfer
petition has been filed by the petitioner-wife seeking transfer of H.M.P.
No.289 of 2005 titled V. Raja v. R. Manjula pending in the Court of learned
Civil Judge, Senior Division, Nasik, Maharashtra.
Prayer is to transfer
the case to Family Court at Vellur District, Tamil Nadu.
During the pendency
of the matter, a Bench of this Court directed the parties to appear before the
District Mediation Centre, Vellore to explore the possibility of setting the
disputes. By report dated 4.11.2008 the Mediation Centre has reported as
have appeared and advises given. Parties given time to think and decide.
Parties filed joint compromise memo. Joint compromise memo recorded. The
Mediation Centre has successfully conducted enquiry as per the directions of
Honourable Supreme court Legal Services Committee.
Parties are now
living together after compromise efforts.
submitted to Honourable Supreme Court Legal Services Committee."
2. Learned counsel
for the parties has also filed a joint compromise memo which reads as follows:
appeared before Vellore District Mediation Centre, Vellore (Tamil Nadu State)
for five dates (i.e.) on 17.10.2008, 31.10.2008, 7.11.2008 14.11.2008 and
We both were advised
by Honourable committee Members.
Sufficient time was
granted to think and decide the issue. After consultation of our elders and as
per benevolent advice of Mediation Centre we are whole heartedly willing to
live together along with our children at our native village, Arcot, Vellore
District in Tamil Nadu."
3. In view of the
aforesaid happy situation, nothing needs to be done in these proceedings except
to direct that further continuance of H.M.P. No.289 of 2005 is not necessary.
The proceedings stand closed.
4. The transfer
petition is accordingly disposed of.
(Dr. ARIJIT PASAYAT)