Thangappandian vs State By Deputy Superintendent Of … on 10 July, 1997

Excerpt: To prove the offence under Section 498(A) of I.P.C. there must be wilful conduct by the accused and there must be unlawful demand. These salient features of the offence under Section 498(A) of I.P.C. are not available in the evidence of P.Ws. 4 to 6 examined in this case before the trial Court. There is no nexus between … Continue reading Thangappandian vs State By Deputy Superintendent Of … on 10 July, 1997

Sunil Agarwal vs commmisioner of police

Excerpt: we feel convinced that allegations made by R-4 in her complaint do not make out any offence under Sections 498-A and 406 IPC against any one of the writ petitioners except her husband Sunil Aggarwal (Crl. W. 1217/2000). Though we deem it unnecessary to refer to these again but read and viewed from any angle, these do not … Continue reading Sunil Agarwal vs commmisioner of police

Lakhwinder Singh vs State of Punjab

Excerpt: Supreme Court of India Lakhwinder Singh And Others vs State Of Punjab on 17 December, 2002 Author: B Singh Bench: N. Santosh Hegde, B.P. Singh. CASE NO.: Appeal (crl.) 1307 of 2001 PETITIONER: Lakhwinder Singh and others RESPONDENT: State of Punjab DATE OF JUDGMENT: 17/12/2002 BENCH: N. SANTOSH HEGDE & B.P. SINGH. JUDGMENT: J … Continue reading Lakhwinder Singh vs State of Punjab

Extra marital affair not cruelty under 498a

Excerpt: it will be uncurtained how the seed of suspicion grows enormously and the rumours can bring social dishonor and constrain not-so-thick skinned people who have bound themselves to limitless sorrow by thinking ‘it is best gift of God to man” and choose to walk on the path of deliberate death. A sad incident, and … Continue reading Extra marital affair not cruelty under 498a

Extra marital affair not cruelty under 498a

Excerpt:we are of the considered opinion that cruelty, as envisaged under the first limb of Section 498A IPC would not get attracted. It would be difficult to hold that the mental cruelty was of such a degree that it would drive the wife to commit suicide. Mere extra-marital relationship, even if proved, would be illegal and immoral, … Continue reading Extra marital affair not cruelty under 498a