Madhya Pradesh High Court quashes rape case, says complainant lodged FIR to extract money

The accused was booked by the police in February 2022 in relation to an incident dating back to June 2020 on the complaint filed by a 24-year-old woman.
Madhya Pradesh High Court, Jabalpur Bench
Madhya Pradesh High Court, Jabalpur Bench

The Madhya Pradesh High Court recently quashed a rape case against a 34-year-old man after noting that the complainant had lodged the First Information (FIR) with an ulterior motive to extract money from the accused.

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