Reader enquiring on maintenance issues of permanent resident neighbour’s divorce from local husband

Number of View: 283 Hi GilbertI hope you can help my neighbor (Ms Eng) with her divorce problems.Ms Eng’s husband has filed a divorce against her few months ago after being separated for the past three years. Her husband has initiated this. Ms Eng suspects that he is having an affair with another woman but he remained silent when questioned. Their younger daughter had overheard her father flirting with another woman on the phone.Additionally, her husband went to China for nine days early this year and she suspected that he was travelling with the woman. However, she has no money to engage a private detective to prove that he has committed adultery. During the past three years, they were still living in the same 4-room HDB flat. Ms Eng is a Singapore permanent resident and a full time housewife with three children all below 12 years old. She came from Malaysia and is not very educated. She does not have any friends or relatives in Singapore. Her husband kept threatening her and verbally abuses her to force her to sign the Deed of Divorce and asked her to move out of the house as soon as possible. She has sought …

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