Peter, Indrani officially end their 17-year marriage
Mumbai: A17-year marriage with a unique estrangement behind bars ended with a mutual consent divorce on Thursday for Indrani and Peter Mukerjea, both accused in the 2012 murder of Indrani’s daughter Sheena Bora.
Peter, a former media honcho is 63 and Indrani is 16 years his junior. She turns 48 next January. The couple was arrested in 2015 and has been in separate jails since. Judge S S Sawant of the Bandra family court granted them divorce by mutual consent. This plea has a six-month coolingoff period, at the end of which the court assesses if the consent still exists and grants a decree after ensuring compliance of the consent terms.