Will you marry her? Supreme Court asks government servant charged with repeatedly raping minor girl

The Bombay High Court had earlier set aside an "atrocious" order passed by the Sessions Court granting anticipatory bail to the petitioner.

The Supreme Court witnessed a rather bizarre exchange today as Chief Justice of India SA Bobde asked a government servant accused of repeatedly raping a minor girl whether he would marry the victim (Mohit Subhash Chavan v. State of Maharashtra).

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