498A Use and Misuse

“Every dowry demand is a death threat.” According to the National Crime Records Bureau’s report (2012 data), 8,233 incidences of dowry deaths were reported under Section B of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and 1,06,527 incidences of cruelty by husband or his relatives under Section 498 A of IPC. It is evident that it will … Continue reading 498A Use and Misuse