An Indian man has been dragged to court for not fulfilling their wish by giving them grandchildren despite the fact that he has been married for six years.
The parents, Sanjeev and Sadhana Prasad sued their son as payback because they have exhausted their savings raising the young man and ensuring he gets an education
The Times of India reports that in a suit filed last week, the couple is demanding the sum of $650,000 (N270m) from their son and his wife or alternatively, the couple should them a grandchild in the space of a year.
In a petition submitted in court, the couple said; “My son has been married for six years but they are still not planning a baby. At least if we have a grandchild to spend time with, our pain will become bearable”.
It was also gathered that Sanjeev and Sadhana Prasad are going through tough times and they want to be paid the money expended for their son’s honeymoon abroad as well as the cost of a wedding reception in a five-star hotel.
Arvind Kumar, Counsel to the parent’s said the filed petition will be heard in an Indian court on May 17.