"Will someone clarify the doubt mentioned below.
My uncle died intestate in 1942. He had agricultural lands inherited through his Father and no self-acquired property. He had only two daughters and no sons. His wife had predeceased him. He had one younger brother and three sisters. Considering that this death occurred before the enactment of the Hindu Succession Act, 1956 which conferred the right of inheritance on females besides males, did his daughters inherit the agricultural lands of my uncle or did those lands devolve on his younger brother with exclusive title and rights?" more