Cruelty meted out to a woman after marriage over her complexion would attract Section 498A of the IPC: Calcutta High Court

The Calcutta High Court made this remark while dismissing an appeal challenging the conviction of a man and his parents for causing the death of his wife seven months after the marriage.
Cruelty meted out to a woman after marriage over her complexion would attract Section 498A of the IPC: Calcutta High Court

In its judgment delivered on June 25, the Calcutta High Court has held that cruelty meted out to a woman after marriage over her dark complexion would attract the penalty under Section 498A of the India Penal Code (IPC) (Mazidul Miah @ Mia & Ors. v. State of West Bengal).

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