Putting vermilion on woman's forehead conveys man's promise to marry: Allahabad High Court in rape case

Single judge Justice Vivek Agarwal said that putting vermilion on a woman's forehead shows an intention to have accepted he as his spouse.
Putting vermilion on woman's forehead conveys man's promise to marry: Allahabad High Court in rape case

The Allahabad High Court recently refused to quash a rape case against a man, stating that the accused putting vermilion on the complainant woman's forehead conveyed his promise/intention to marry her (Vipin Kumar v. State of Uttar Pradesh).

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