125. MORTGAGES AND OTHER INSTRUMENTS EXECUTED BY MANAGERS OF JOINT HINDU FAMILIES
(1) Mortgages and other instruments in respect of loans by an Agriculture and Rural Development Bank
or the State Agriculture and Rural Development Bank either before or after the commencement of this Act, by the managers of manager of Hindu joint family for the improvement; of agricultural land or of the methods of cultivation or for financing any other means to raise the productivity families, of the land, or for the purchase of land, or for creation of new movable or immovable assets or for the purpose of acquisition, construction, rebuilding or repairing of a dwelling house in rural area] shall be binding on every member of such joint Hindu family, notwithstanding any law to the contrary.
(2) In other cases, where a mortgage or other instrument executed in favour of an Agriculture and Rural Development Bank or State Agriculture and Rural Development Bank either before or after the commencement of this Act, is called in question on the ground that it was executed by the manager of a Hindu joint family for purpose not binding on the members whether such member have attained majority or not thereof the burden of proving the same shall, notwithstanding any law to the contrary, lie on the party alleging it.