Deserted wife may apply to Court for protection
27. Any wife to whom section 4 of [the Succession Act, 1925
], does not apply, may, when deserted by her husband, present a petition to the District Court or the High Court Division, at any time after such desertion, for an order to protect any property which she may have acquired or may acquire, and any property of which she may have become possessed or may become possessed after such desertion, against her husband or his creditors, or any person claiming under him.
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