A 70-year-old man from Feixi , Hefei shockingly found out that he isn’t the biological father of his only son whom he had been raising alone for more than 30 years . As a result, he filed a case against his ex-wife.
It is understood that in 1985, 32-year-old Li and 19-year-old Hua (ex-wife, pseudonym) g0t married and had a son two years after. However, in 1995, they divorced and their son was raised by the man while the wife paid a one-time maintenance fee of 2000 yuan.
After the divorce, the lady remarried and gave birth to a girl while the man remained single. In 2020, during the demolition of the man’s house , authorities noticed that the man and his son had different surnames and suggested a paternity test .
[wpdiscuz-feedback id=”lneuqn76eh” question=”Why did the ex-wife keep such a secret for so long ? What do you think?” opened=”1″]The results of the test showed that the man had no blood relationship with his son. The man couldn’t believe his eyes and requested for a second test .The results came back same , he isn’t his son’s biological father. What’s more intolerable is that they have been divorced for more than 20 years during which time his ex-wife kept the secret from him while he raised the boy all by himself . [/wpdiscuz-feedback]
Li, who is nearly 70 years old, was full of grief and indignation. In addition he couldn’t bear the gossips from his relatives and neighbors. Li sued his ex-wife for compensation of 261,828 yuan for child support from birth to adulthood and 80,000 yuan for mental damage.
During the trial, the ex-wife admitted to the facts and was willing to pay maintenance and mental loss, but objected to the amount. The court finally ruled that the ex-wife should compensate Li 148,050 yuan for maintenance and 80,000 yuan for mental damage.