Delhi High Court orders rape charges against man who broke promise to woman, her ex-husband that he would marry her

The Court noted that the man first promised that he would marry the woman and, acting on this promise, the woman and her husband divorced by mutual consent.

The Delhi High Court recently ordered that rape charges be framed against a man who had sexual intercourse with a married woman after he allegedly promised the woman and her then husband that he would marry her after their divorce is finalised [X v State (NCT of Delhi) and Anr].

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