Passport Manual Act, 2010, Chapter 8 Para 8Legal GuardianName of step father can be entered as father even without declaration of his being legal guardian by court-Where the step father has been taking of child for a long period and has been recorded as father in other documents like PAN Card, Aadhar Card, Ration Card etc.

Mohit v.Union of India & Ors.

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