IPC 498A – Indian Penal Code Section 498 A: Cruelty to Women and Misuse of Section 498A

IPC 498A: The term ‘cruelty’ has been interpreted broadly to include inflicting physical or emotional injury on a woman’s body or health, as well as harassing  her or her relatives in order to persuade them to meet any unlawful demand for property or valuable security. Harassment for dowry falls under the purview of the Section’s … Read more

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