Allahabad High Court quashes Rape FIR after parties marry following compromise, allege that complaint was false

The High Court relied on Gian Singh vs. State of Punjab wherein the Supreme Court held that compromise could be made between parties even in respect of certain cognizable and non-compoundable offences.
Allahabad High Court
Allahabad High Court

The Allahabad High Court recently quashed an FIR against a person accused of rape, after recording submissions that the parties have married each other after a compromise and that the complaint involved false and frivolous allegations by the woman's father.

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