• Attorney - Instances of cruelty being of personal knowledge cannot be proved by the attorney who has no personal knowledge about the alleged instances - Attorney cannot be allowed to appear and depose as witness on behalf of Principal victim in the matters involving personal knowledge. Attorney can appear only as a witness in his own capacity and cannot replace the Principal - Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 (25 of 1955) Section 13(1)(i-a) - Evidence by attorney. (183) PLR