Rape on pretext of marriage: Allahabad High Court denies bail to man accused of threatening victim to convert for marriage

Single-judge Justice Om Prakash Tripathi said that the allegation against the accused was serious and he, cannot, therefore, be released on bail.
Allahabad High Court , Couple
Allahabad High Court , Couple

The Allahabad High Court on Wednesday refused bail to a man accused of committing rape on a woman after giving her false promise of marriage and, thereafter, pressurising her to convert to Islam as a condition to marry her [Farhan Ahmad (Shanu) v. State of Uttar Pradesh].

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