Supreme Court acquits rape accused in 23-year-old case after finding act was consensual, girl was above age of consent

The top court observed that the testimony of the girl in question did not inspire confidence either.
Supreme Court
Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Monday set aside the conviction of a rape accused in a 23-year-old case after noting that act in question was consensual and the girl had attained the age of consent at the time of the incident [Manak Chand vs State of Haryana].

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