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Blood Relatives “Can” form a Society

The Delhi High Court (“DHC”) has recently held that the right to register a society, as a legal entity, is available to any seven or more persons coming together, whether they are related to each other by blood or not.

The Registrar of Societies, Government of NCT of Delhi (“Registrar”) has been, based on the guidelines issued by the Government of NCT of Delhi, requiring all persons desirous of registering a society with its offices, to submit an affidavit confirming that the members of the society are not related by way of blood or otherwise.

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