[Section 498A IPC] Married woman made to do household work for family not cruelty: Bombay High Court

"If she had no wish to do her household activities, then she ought to have told it prior to the marriage so that the bridegroom can rethink about the marriage itself," the Court said.
Aurangabad Bench, Bombay High Court
Aurangabad Bench, Bombay High Court

The Aurangabad Bench of Bombay High Court recently opined that if a married lady is asked to do household work for family, the same cannot be equated to the work of maid servant, and would not amount to cruelty towards her [Sarang Diwakar Amle & Ors. v. State of Maharasthtra & Anr.]

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