Woman Told To Pay Rs 5 Lakh To In-Laws: False 498A Charges

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http://www.tribuneindia.com/2007/20070426/haryana.htm#5

Woman told to pay Rs 5 lakh to in-laws
Nishikant Dwivedi
Tribune News Service

Yamunanagar, April 25
In a significant judgment, a local court has imposed a fine of Rs 5 lakh on a woman, who had made a frivolous complaint against her in-laws for dowry.

The Judicial Magistrate said many instances had come to light where the complainants were not bonafide and had been filed with an oblique motive. The magistrate termed the case as a classic example for such an instance.

Kanwalpreet Kaur of Model Town here had filed a complaint against brothers-in-law Davinder Pal Singh, Amarjeet Singh, Satwinder Singh and Gurbinder Singh, mother-in-law Gurbachan Kaur, sisters-in-law Balwinder Kaur and Jaswinder Kaur and niece Ritu under Sections 498-A in 1997. The court had quashed the names of Balwinder, Jaswinder and Ritu from the case in 2002.

Kanwalpreet was married to Navjeet Singh in 1992. In her complaint, she had alleged that her in-laws were harassing her for more dowry. She had claimed that her brothers had given Rs 1.5 lakh to her in-laws in three installments. She had further alleged that she was thrown out of the house.

In the order it had been said the remaining five accused were made to suffer on account of baseless and malicious allegation. To prevent such abuse of beneficial provision of Section 498-A of the IPC by women in future, the magistrate dismissed the complaint and acquitted the accused of the charges.

The court directed Kanwalpreet to pay Rs 1 lakh to each of the five persons.

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97 Responses to “Woman Told To Pay Rs 5 Lakh To In-Laws: False 498A Charges”


  1. 1 Shekhar November 24, 2007 at 1:21 pm

    F.I.R has been filed after court order against wife and her father and sister for false complain , the police has taken statement of me and my wife , will there be any more trial and punishment for wife and their families.
    Can’t our organisation file PIL in supreme court for Punishment to Ladies and their familes for filing False 498A so the mis-use is minimised

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    • 2 rohit jain December 2, 2015 at 7:45 am

      It is very good judgement for those person, who Used to demand huge money as terrorism.pl.also give lawer name & mob number therefore so many pained person Could help.

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  2. 3 Shekhar November 24, 2007 at 1:24 pm

    Child custody

    Is there any provision or Law which states that after filing Divorce the child can’t stay with father and visit his father house and grand parents House.
    Kindly advice if the lady is a working women

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  3. 4 sgrover June 15, 2008 at 8:27 am

    Wanna contact the family of the groom to get the advice in similar case

    Thanks

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  4. 5 pragya October 1, 2008 at 5:00 pm

    I have come across similar case . girl due to pre- marital affair wanted to break marraige. she made false allegations against the boy and family. left husband and started living seperatly and was doing job.parents to forcibly keep the marraige lodged FIR under 498A. alaternatively they demanded huge money. when money was denied and girl was asked to come back and start life afresh she came eopenly and mutual divorce was obtained (without alimony). police also tries to take benefit of situation and never investigate. please suggest what legal alternatives we have to punish such people so that this is deterent to others.

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  5. 6 I Love My India August 24, 2009 at 6:12 pm

    My purpose to write this mail to you is to bring few ground realities into your kind consideration. I know my this mail will leave an impression about me as a looser, as a coward, as a helpless person…I don’t have any other option except accepting the all these false blames. But yes I have developed this habit recently. Now you would be surprised what can be the reason?, which forced an educated professional and a responsible citizen of India to loose a battle of life inbetween. I would answer 2 things time and circumstances.

    I am very well educated professional working with a leading MNC and doing well. I am suffering in my inner life because of the outer system and laws…Because we are habitual of finding “Temporary Solutions to Permanent Problems.”

    I trust that being a responsible Mother, being a responsible wife, being a true Indian you can understand what expectations every true and honest Indian would be having from her soul mate, from her wife, from her life partner. Sitting alone I was thinking with whom I should share my problam, trauma and uneasyness in the life I am facing. I could not find the right answer and thought I should approach the person who is capable and execute a transparent decision and then I started writing you…

    India, country of Bhagwan Ram and Maa Seeta, Mother like Kaushalya, father like Dashrath and Brother like Laxman you will find all characters in your life easily but these day’s Seeta is missing or lost…in various forms be it like Bhabhi, Patni , Putra vadhu.

    I got married with high expectations for a life partner, soul mate and companion for life time… And dreams were brutaly spoiled when I heard from my Mother in Law and wife side that she is not interested in living with family…Thogh fact was it was matter of time and chance that me and my brother joined job in the same city and because of unknown city, low salary of my brother and mothers health we were living together…Now Being elder and responsible member of my family how I can leave them? How Can I see them living a painful life? How can I ask them for a VANVAAS when I know there is no fault of my innocent family? Why no body understand If I am can leave my family for a small comfort then what is the guarantee I will be honest for others…But our Law and system is designed in such way which will not survive Ram longer, Laxman any more and for whom when there is no Seeta…

    Current scenario Ram has to give Agni Pareeksha of 498(A)which is unfortunately spread by her own Seeta…and this Agni Pareeksha not let Ram survive any more.

    Definition of Ardhangni has changed since long time back:- It;s not now to share half responsibilities, half problems, half burdens, half battle of life But its now half property, half salary, half blood and half life…

    My request is to change such systems which further cause damage, damage which can never be recovered, which converted into breach of trust, trust upon systems, law, and those poor ladies who are really a suferer of dowry and domestic violence…

    I am facing this trauma my self and felt so helpless and was pondering If we can’t change then at least we can raise voice to save few Ram’s and Laxman’s in INDIA.

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    • 7 A well wisher February 7, 2013 at 3:45 am

      Dear friend, Don’t be disheartened. 498A is painful in beginning. After the bail you are the king. After 8 months of 498A it becomes painful to woman. Enjoy life forgetting what has happened. Don’t surrender, don’t panic. It certainly cost you money but think it as the punishment of marrying your
      wife. My situation is worse than you. My wife filed seven different criminal cases including 498A. Patience is the only panesia

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      • 8 vinod September 14, 2013 at 5:51 pm

        you are right brother

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      • 9 fighter498a August 10, 2014 at 4:10 pm

        You are absolutely correct..My case also same..Initially wife was behaving like a phoolan devi..once bail secured, she came down and begged me to accept her and she ll take the case back..but cannot trust such a girl who leaves her husband house and goes to police station and lodges false complaints n then has crocodile tears..if such woman accepted back in life then it is the most dangerous..remember..first time 498a filed is only 2% conviction rate..but second time from the same lady is 97% conviction..so..to hell with such uncultured beasts..better marry a foreigner if want to…

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      • 10 raj March 1, 2015 at 6:52 am

        exxxxxxxactly…..

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      • 11 Pushpander April 2, 2015 at 12:29 pm

        Dear Friend, in current time some people loosing their life in an accident & natural disaster in early age. Don’t fear for your life. Fight, gather information from Internet about ‘False Dowry case’ and meet to more people who are facing same problem. Write letters to Govt Official i.e. Commissioner of Police, Human Right Commission , PM & President of India Office etc. Don’t be tensed about your ‘social reputation’ everybody knows about False Dowry case. You are not alone. Be mentally strong. After some time problem will be resolved. Believe on God.

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    • 12 Sandy February 21, 2013 at 9:08 pm

      hello fried, first of all hats off to you.blve it,u r dare enuf otherwise in many same circumstances victims commit suicides.me 2 got trapped for 10 yrs and at last surviving safe.life changed but i tried to give it a boost even though i was very weak emotionally and mentally.your life will also change slowly.never loose heart.

      Sandy2k77 on gmail

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    • 13 Neeraj Jariwala May 17, 2013 at 6:38 am

      Nice draft.. liked reading it. sailing into the same boat..
      But fighting it strong and with a smile.. fortunately i have got enough proof to prove myself innocent still need to go thru hell before i come out of it innocent.. never mind.. thats life.. get in touch if u wish..

      Good frd.. Neeraj

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    • 14 sunny May 5, 2014 at 11:58 am

      true said,i am also a victim of such false 498a case ,moreover it was a love marriage .

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  6. 15 JASWINDER PAL SINGH July 24, 2010 at 4:34 pm

    Hello Dear Brother,
    you are absolutely right that there is no Sita left today. All have become Saropnakha. Today the only motive of marriage for almost 99% of girls is to extort money from the In-Laws. Dirty and filthy mind people have discovered a new easy way to make money by marrying their dauthers in well to do families. And after some time they create an issue intentionaly to be separate. And ultimately they demand huge money from boy’s family. Shame on these people who are using their daughters as machines to make easy money. If this malpractice would not stoped then This will lead to the end(Patan) of Family values in Indian Society. Be unite to raise agianst this very Destructive Law which is 498a.

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  7. 17 anonymous July 26, 2010 at 9:21 pm

    498A is a clearcut case of justice denied from its very inception… it’s opposite of the very basic law of justice ‘Innocent till proven Guilty’… whatever the woman writes in police complaint is considered to be true… there’s a guarantee that even a family pet can be held guilty of dowry harrassment going by the intellect that the police & justice system have…

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  8. 18 Manas Bhaumik August 19, 2010 at 8:52 am

    I am 31 yrs old , and facing a real problem with my wife , to whom I have been married 3 yrs back without knowing anything about their familly back ground . I am living in malaysia last 6 years , and I married by ensuring the fact that she will not have any problem to be malaysia . After the marriege I came back to malaysia and to arrange everything to for start a new life , but because of some problems I could not arranged everthing properly . But my because of my wife’s presure I had to bring here . But after few days she start telling me she could marry another guy who has huge amount of money , her life spoiled and lots of things , which i had no answer other than looking at her being strange. And everyday she used to be insulting me , or talk insulting words to me if I being irritated told anything her whole familly start calling and asked me why I beat her up . As a man I could not cry also .When I asked her she told me I don’t love her . as well as i noticed that she is character who tell lies about peoples to hide her faults or just for fun and everytime I ignored it because I don’t like chaos atall ,But onetime I heard from my parents that her aunties who are politically connected are telling them by telephone that I do not do anything here , they told lies to get me married . So I told her what kind of characteristics she is and told her to get out of my life . But she appolozied to me and promised me she will not lie anymore and begged me to love her by forgetting everything .After that there was no problem between us ,after few days she wanted to go back to india for festival season and come back within 2 weeks .So I confirmed her air ticket and sent her to the airport with lots of gifts for her familly , and rite after land at kolkata airport she start telling about me that I don’t do any job and I beat her up with my belt and wanted back her jewellaries. After I listen to everything I told my dad to file divorce and give her jewellaries , latter I heard that she and her aunties are threatning my relatives on the back infront of her sack . After few days she came with her whole familly and start demanding amount of RS.8000000 from my parents , when they refused to give any money she filed a case of 498a. And last three years the govt of westbengal torturing my parents . But this year she has filed a divorce case by telling lots of lies , which is totally fantasy or which can only be come out from extreamly worse and uncultures peoples . What should I do ?? I am only son of my parents and did not see them almost 3 years because of all these . There is no way I support these kind of activities in the human soceity and missuse the law and order .Is there any one can help me find out the proper solution .

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    • 19 akash September 27, 2010 at 11:55 am

      Pls contact SIF members in westbengal.
      Visit the website http://www.498a.org for more details and help.

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      • 20 SALIM MOHAMMEDALI PIRANI October 21, 2016 at 6:06 pm

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    • 21 raj March 1, 2015 at 7:10 am

      if any un lawwful demand raised from your wife., then you can file a 498b case against your wife and their family. if you dragged them to your court sorroundingss, automatically they will fall down and come to your proposal.. try this..

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      • 22 SALIM MOHAMMEDALI PIRANI October 21, 2016 at 5:42 pm

        I WANT TO DO 498B BECAUSE SHE HAD DONE THE SAME AND FROM THE FIRST DAY SHE WAS DEMANDING CONTINUOUSLY FROM SMALL AMOUNT FIVE THOUSAND TO FIFTY THOUSAND, I REJECTED HER DEMAND BY SAYING THAT YOUR MOTHER HAS SIX CHILDREN THREE SONS WELL SETTLED BUT LIVING SEPARATELY, ONE DAUGHTER IN BHUSAVAL WITH HER HUSBAND, BUT ONE DAUGHTER NAMELY SHABNAM ZAHIRUDDIN SHAIKH IS ONE OF MOST CULPRIT LADY ELDER SISTER OF MY WIFE, I EVEN DONT KNOW HER ORIGINAL NAME ON GOVT. DOCUMENT,AFTER NIKAH I WAS KNOWING ORIGINAL NAME AS SHABNOOR,I WAS ONLY KNOWING AS NILOFAR, SO I DEMAND HER TO BRING ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS NOT FOR A PROOF BUT FOR BANK ACCOUNT OPENING PURPOSE, SHE TOLD THAT I LEFT IT TO MY HOUSE IN HURRY TO AHMEDNAGAR,SO I TOLD KOI BAAT NAHI TU JAYEGI 4 DIN BAAD MAYKE TO LE AANA,BUT SHE STILL MADE FALSE EXCUSES BHUL GAYI, STILL TODAY I NOT SEEN EVEN HER ORIGINAL PAN CARD, BECAUSE SHE IS ABOVE 40AGE, AND DURING MARRIAGE TALKING SHE TOLD ME 25AGE… I WAS ALREADY MARRIED WITH MY BELOVED WIFE FOURTEEN YEARS AGO, BUT SHE CANT CONCIEVED A BABY, ALMOST SIXTEEN ABORTION OF 2 TO 3 MONTHS, 2 OPERATIONS OF LAPROSCOPY, AND 1 OPERATION OF ECTOPIC A MEDICAL WORD 1 OF IN LAKH PRAGNENCIES, IN SIMPLE WORD HALF IN TUBE AND HALF IN OVARIES, I HAD ALL THE DOCUMENTS WHICH I QUOTED ABOVE, MY BADLUCK THAT I AM MUSLIM SO MY WIFE WAS PRESSURING ME REMARRY SOME WHO IS WILLING TO STAY WITH ME AND MY WIFE WILL BE GREATFULL TO HER FOR HELPING US TO GROW OUR FAMILY, BECAUSE,AFTER MY AND MY WIFE”S DEATH,MY FUTURE FAMILY RELATIVES WILL BLAME MY WIFE, FOR NOT CONVINCING ME TO REMARRY, I AM READY TO ADJUST WITH YOUR NEW WIFE, SINCE 2011 I WAS NOT READY TILL 2015 AUGUST, I ADOPETD ONE CHILD I HAVE CHILDS CERTIFICATE OF BIRTH TODAY ALSO, BUT MY BADLUCK SHE CAME AFTER 29 DAYS AND TAKEN AWAY THAT CHILD AND MY WIFE ATTEMPT SUICIDE BY EATING CROSIN TABLETS ALONG WITH SLEEPING PILLS LIKE TRICA WHICH WAS PRESCRIBED FOR MY WIFE HAD BRAIN TUMOR I REPEAT BRAIN TUMOR,SINCE 2003 DIAGNOSEDNAMELY MICRO ADOEMA 4 TO 8 MM IN KEM WELLKNOWNED HOSPITAL OF GOVT BODY BMC,AFTER THIS INCIDENCE SHE WAS SCARED OF ADOPTING CHILD, SHE WANTS MY CHILD WITH ANOTHER WOMEN EVEN ITS WAS NOT HER CHILD SHE WAS HAPPY THAT ATLEAST IT WILL BE OF MY DNA,THATS WHY WE BOTH HUSBAND AND WIFE SEARCHED FOR ONE GIRL WHO WILL BE OUR ANGEL FOR FUTURE LIFE, WE WILL BE OBLIGED FOREVER,WE ONLY TRAPPED BY CHEATER FRAUD WOMEN BECAUSE OF A CHILD BABY OR BOY,SORRY TO SAY,EVEN AN ABNORMAL CHILD WHAT EVER WOULD BE WE WERE PREPARED FOR THAT ALSO… BUT… IT IS A LONG STORY IN SHORT ONE SHAAYRI WILL SAY A LOT OF MY BRUTALLY DAMAGED HEART,”SHAAYRI”MAANA KE TU MERE NASIB MEIN NAHIN PHIR BHI KOI SHIKWA AUR GAM NAHIN,BEAULAAD THE AUR BEAULAAD JIYE JAA RAHE HAI,BADNASIB TO TU HAI JO TERE NASIB MEIN HUM NAHIN…

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      • 23 SALIM MOHAMMEDALI PIRANI October 21, 2016 at 6:22 pm

        I WANT TO STRONGLY EXPRESS MY WORDS THAT I AM TOTALLY AGAINST HUSBAND WHO REALLY DO TORCHER TO THEIR WIFE BECAUSE OF DOWRY, BECAUSE OF NOT DOING BY WIFE AS HE WISH,ITS A RIGHT OF WOMEN TO LIVE RESPECTFULLY WITH HUSBAND AND OTHER FAMILY MEMBERS AS SHE LIKES, EVEN SMALL MISTAKES ARE DONE FROM WIFE, LIKE MY CASE EVEN NOT PRODUCING A CHILD,BECAUSE IT IS GODS DESTINY GIVEN TO HER SO HELP HER MENTALLY,GIVE MORAL SUPPORT TO HER AND BE HER PARTNER FOR WHOLE LIFE, LIKE ME FOR FUTURE GOOD AND HEALTHY LIFE WITH HER… 8976821860,8898665549… SPTRADERSPIRANI2014@GMAIL.COM..

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  9. 24 krishankmittal November 2, 2010 at 9:57 am

    2)Pl put full name and addresses of all females and their familieswho have lodged false FIRs u /s 498a,306,and34 on the website. The498a founadation /SIF/mynation web site should create another page and put this information on their website for information of the public and for cross checking in case of remarriage

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    • 25 Nightmare November 3, 2010 at 3:10 am

      Dear Krishna,

      Its a great idea. This way these families will exposed and alsoothers planning to get married to some one in 498a family will be alert.

      I also came to know later that in my in-laws putting false 498a is a very common practice.

      I would appreciate if our SIF Team can move ahead with this.

      Regards,

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    • 26 Deep Pal March 16, 2011 at 12:13 pm

      Dear Krishna,

      its a fantastic idea from your end.I myself also suffer from December 2010 by false 498a and 125 by the scrupulous mother in law and perverted wife.The name and address of the evils who spoil my career and my family and deteriorate the health of my old parents is: Suparna Chaudhury,d/o.Subhas Chaudhury and Minati Chaudhury,Sister: Ritu Chaudhury,resident of B Block,NTPC,Farakka,Malda,West Bengal and Subhas Chaudhury is the Driver who work under NTPC.The whole family is the cheater and by caliming 498a and 125 they want to suck a huge amount from us and remarry their both daughters with another business plan.BE AWARE FROM THIS FAMILY.

      Deep Pal
      Durgapur,dist.Burdwan
      West Bengal

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    • 27 Anita Mohandas December 16, 2012 at 1:57 pm

      Ms. Anita Raghavan
      576/34, Ganesh Nagar,
      University Road.
      Udaipur-313001.
      Rajasthan

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    • 28 Anonymous March 29, 2014 at 7:58 pm

      Zohaib Ahmed (Girls Brother – politically connected – Mater mind # 1)
      Sameera Hafeez (Girl)
      Shazia Ikram (Girl’s sister)
      Mohammed Ikramuddin (Girl’s Brother in law)
      Samiulla (Great grand father)
      Nayeema Hafeez (Girl’s mother – Master mind # 3)
      Mubeena (girls maternal aunt – Master mind # 2)

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  10. 33 Deep Pal March 16, 2011 at 12:21 pm

    Dear Krishna,

    thanks for your endeavour and provide courage to us to fight against all these evil families.hope its the time to come to rethink by our Govt. to stop the misuse of this fruitless law where the shrewd and scrupulous women get the benefit but the real sufferers are betrayed by this funny law and order made by our Mahan!! Law makers of this country.Can anyone tell that why the innocent and old aged parents of us like who have only one son be suffered by this evils and valueless laws of our country??

    Deep Pal
    Durgapur
    West Bengal

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  11. 34 Dave May 10, 2011 at 9:20 am

    Hi,

    I am an NRI and my wedding took place in UAE under foreign marriage act out of India and so did the divorce as well. I have now been a victim of 498A/406/34 IPC by my ex wife in Delhi womens cell post the divorce. The womens CAW cell Investigating Office has declared this case null and void after I have produced the divorce decree from UAE.

    My ex wife has contacts since she works for a law firm in Delhi and she has now approached the lower court and the court has guided her local area police station to release an FIR against her statement and not to arrest me until sufficient evidence is obtained.

    This is contradicting the delhi police system where the CAW has stated in her statement that the case is null and void as the divorce was declared and no records of any such malace has been ever registered in the past by her in Delhi and she has absconded from the divorce hearings held in Delhi.

    I have now obtained a Interim bail thru my lawyer in delhi which is valid until the end of May and been asked by the judge to attend an investigation at the police station once prior to the next regular bail application hearing scheduled for the end of May.

    Is it safe for me to travel in and out of india? please help as i do not want to jeopardize my job here in the UAE.

    Kindly advise !!

    Regards to all my well wishers.

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  12. 35 krishankmittal May 10, 2011 at 1:19 pm

    Dear Dave Pl use section 188 of Cr P C for your advantage. No case can be registered against NRIs without permission of the central govt.Pl read below and inform me but your advocate say about it.

    188. Offence committed outside India- When an offence is committed outside India –
    (a) by a citizen of India, whether on the high seas or elsewhere; or
    (b) by a person, not being such citizen, on any ship or aircraft registered in India,
    he may be dealt with in respect of such offence as if it had been committed at any place within India at which he may be found:
    Provided that, notwithstanding anything in any of the preceding sections of this Chapter, no such offence shall be inquired into or tried in India except with the previous sanction of the Central Government.

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  13. 36 krishankmittal May 10, 2011 at 1:22 pm

    Dear Dave, also lodge Tax Evation petition with income tax deptt against your ex wife her parents and see the results

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  14. 37 srinivas November 4, 2011 at 6:11 pm

    my name is jai srinivas ,my ex wife put a false 498a against me ,and my diverse can taken about 3years back, and i am front of this case ,now what i am do please tell me

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  15. 38 vvvv April 1, 2012 at 4:58 pm

    delete this comment

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  16. 39 Neeraj June 27, 2012 at 6:50 am

    Does any of this comments really help people suffering from misuse of 498A.. simply commenting is not gonna help.. raise your voice to every corner of law-n-order, news channels, media.. etc

    I feel atleast someday someone would listen to innocent husbands..

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    • 40 Neeraj June 27, 2012 at 6:54 am

      Someone has to review the law and make the needful corrections..
      So that innocent husbands and his parents do not have to face these problems unless they are really at fault..

      When a lady makes such false complain she must face strict punishment by law-n-order so that others who intend to misuse 498A, 406 must think 100 times before they spoil someone’s life..

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  17. 41 Santokh singh July 13, 2012 at 7:13 am

    I am from ludhiana (pb).i married rajinder kaur df amerjit singh ,parmjit kaur vill. bhani brigda near raikot dist. ludhiana. my wife was a qurraling lady. nd she n her mother are sex worker. after few days she claimed me divorce. date of marriage was 4 march 2007. she lived sprate from me . she thrit to suside me. i camplaint to s.s.p ludhiana at 30augest 2008. no justie me. inverse she logged false f.i.r. me my mother nd brother undes ipc 498a. police arristed me nd my family. she thrift my gold nd detroyed my bussiness. now her preast demamed for 10 lac. she living with an other person. how i do . help me. cal 09781074284

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    • 42 snehunsu@gmail.com July 16, 2012 at 5:46 pm

      fucked off by indias bulsit laws 498A..fuck u ashoe, who invented these fuck off law..so that all women r fucking nicely and becoming thief to earn money…this is nothing but a legal terrorism.. .

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    • 44 siranjeet sandhu December 19, 2012 at 2:43 pm

      adultery by wife is very difficult to prove even she and her mother is sex worker
      mutual consent divorce by paying after bargaining is last solution left for u
      as police never caught sex worker even they know everything

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  18. 45 498AJacked July 25, 2012 at 7:13 am

    Hi Guys, I read that some of you are really worked up with false 498As being filed so blatantly. I am also one of you. It has been some time since i am facing this shit. I read that some of you are willing to share the names of the people who have devastated such simple and happy you must have been living, i was living that life too. We are working on something where we would require some details of the ladies who are i this “business” of spoiling lives. If yuo are willing to at least try to punish these unthinking animals then please contact me at 498ajacked@gmail.com.
    We can at least do our bit. Lets make sure that tehy pay in some manner or the other cause our courts just turn a blind eye to these women. Theres no fear in a women to get punished if the cases filed by her are finally proven wrong. Thatnks to this judge who set an example.
    Awaiting your reverts.

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  19. 47 raja August 31, 2012 at 11:12 am

    I am also one of the victim of 498A case. Please we have to Save India from ‘Legal Terrorism’. Start spreading ‘Same my Country from Legal Terrorism’.

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  20. 48 raja August 31, 2012 at 11:36 am

    ‘Save My Country from Legal Terrorism’

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    • 49 siranjeet sandhu December 19, 2012 at 2:18 pm

      no one can save
      Right to Equility article 15 of constitution of india

      15. Prohibition of discrimination on grounds of religion, race, caste, sex or place of birth.-
      (1) The State shall not discriminate against any citizen on grounds only of religion, race, caste, sex, place of birth or any of them.

      … (2) No citizen shall, on grounds only of religion, race, caste, sex, place of birth or any of them, be subject to any disability, liability, restriction or condition with regard to-

      (a) access to shops, public restaurants, hotels and places of public entertainment; or
      (b) the use of wells, tanks, bathing ghats, roads and places of public resort maintained wholly or partly out of State funds or dedicated to the use of the general public.
      (3) Nothing in this article shall prevent the State from making any special provision for women and children.
      _10[(4) Nothing in this article or in clause (2) of article 29 shall prevent the State from making any special provision for the advancement of any socially and educationally backward classes of citizens or for the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes.]

      if exemption is for children , women, SC, BC And ST
      then what is meaning of discrimination on basis of sex and caste
      all law are made for male/men

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  21. 50 Sanjay October 9, 2012 at 3:05 am

    I am a victim of 498A, got married to an orphan in 2000, have a kid now 8yrs, she filed 498A in June 2007, coz of extra marital affair with her colleague. left house strated staying separately, she demanded 10lacs, she also took loan on this address upto 20lacs but not paying the installments.

    we got divorced in Jan 2008, my kid is with me. she never comes to see my kid. she got married in FEB 2008 & now has a kid. but 498A case still pending.

    i want to contest coz all allegation put were wrong & i have enough proof to proove it that ipc 498A is misused.

    please let me know whats the process to ensure they get to know whats the after affect of misusing the law.

    how should i go about.

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  22. 53 Sushant Agrawal December 5, 2012 at 12:33 pm

    I have faced a false 498A by my wife Manju Agarwal the sister of Prabhushankar Agarwal of Haldira Bhujiawala (Haldiram Prabhuji). She has thrown me and my mother from our own house. Whenever we try to enter our own home she lodges false cases. I was able to record one video of her real time acting which can be seen at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ip9Jx87JDxI
    Although the video quality is bad yet audio explains everything
    I am still trying to enter my home

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  23. 55 Anita Mohandas December 16, 2012 at 2:07 pm

    the name i wrote of anita raghavan is the vampire who drank our lives by applying 498a 406 on my family. i am also a sister a mother a wife but i am against this section in practice. it is a dowry harassment to a male. i needs more suggestions who ever concerned and with knowledge to fight back this terror because we are victims of false allegations.

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    • 56 siranjeet sandhu December 19, 2012 at 2:12 pm

      what u want to know to fight back for terror of 498a and 406

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      • 57 Sushant Agrawal December 19, 2012 at 3:55 pm

        I am also a 498A victim. My wife belongs to affluent “Haldiram Bhujiawala” family and is own sister of criminal “Prabhushankar Agarwal’ who was sentenced to life time imprisonment for attempt to murder for tea vendor. Even criminals and rich people are making use of this law for resolving personal scores and to teach a lesson to husband’s family.

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      • 58 Anita Mohandas December 20, 2012 at 4:57 pm

        if the case 498a 406 gets khaheeej in the lower court. then our advocate said we are appealing in the sessions court. do we believe that it is on the right path. there were no evidences at all just verbal allegations put on us.

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      • 59 Anita Mohandas December 20, 2012 at 5:46 pm

        the case has become khareej in the court against my mother. i thought that it will be acquitted becoz we have sufficient data to fight back in the form of bank transactions, photos etc etc still why it got khareej in the lower court. also one more additional along with this the fight for gold ornaments where my mother and the daughter-inlaw anita raghavan maintained a joint locker which was forced to open in front of the police applying this section. but this too got khareej though she demanded it as her dowry. court asked for more documents to prove to achieve where on our side we are able to go further with more evidences to claim it. our vakeel said we are going to fight in the sessions court. i hope we are going on the right path. the main drawback is my mother is aged and a patient and she was taken without any mercy by her with the aid of the police from mumbai to udaipur. i dont want to recollect those moments becoz it develops a criminal mind in me. they could not arrest my brother as he was not here. one thing i realized she would have slow poisoned my parents and killed them and we would not even know about it. she doesnt have a single document that the court should punish any of us. her intention was only money. property, but not to lead and prosper in her married life. 5 years of marriage. 6 months went in completing her MCA course in udaiipur. then went to dubai where my brother had a fully furnished flat for her and every 3 months she traveled 3 times to her place to udaipur just a halt at mumbai for 2 days. then the rest in her udaipur town. the story is a big story. i want to know as per our vakeel told we are appealing in the sessions court. are we on the right track. how we will know that they have appealed in the sessions court.

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  24. 60 siranjeet sandhu January 11, 2013 at 7:01 pm

    after seeing the conduct of petitioner that petitioner had not come with clean hands and making false allegation with ulterior motive. Court can refuge to give the relief seeked by petitioner and impose fine or penalty.

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    • 61 shweta khattat September 26, 2014 at 2:19 pm

      I would like ask ms.Anita Mohandas that on Dec 20, 2012 you said that you had enough proofs. so, plz. tell me what kind of proofs i have to collect as i am facing the same false 498a. My brother-in-laws’ wife have filed a false complaint against me and my husband and even I was not at all in touch with them.
      Please advise.

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  25. 62 498A fighter January 12, 2013 at 4:00 am

    In most of the cases of false 498A woman is loser at last if husband has patience. Husband needs some finance and proper guidance. Woman won’t gain anything except harassment of husband with a cost of her own more harassment. Husband comes out as a more strong and polished person. If husband has money power he can come out of the clutches of polices and lawyers. It is the whole life a woman has to repent. Only coward women decide to take help of 498A mostly under wrong guidance. My wife lodged 498A upon me after 20 years of marriage just to settle personal scores. This had nothing to do with dowry. I escaped arrest. I am leading a wonderful life nowadays and ponder over the life I would have led had she not lodged 498A

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    • 63 a 498a,125,406 etc victim January 17, 2013 at 4:20 pm

      You are absolutely right.I am also fighting the false cases.Even my sick 64 year old mother is the sufferer.Just think where do we live!!someimes we lose patience as you know our legal system very well.

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  26. 64 Survivor January 12, 2013 at 4:08 am

    Women nowadays are taking help of 498A against small issues. Just see this real time video which was taken by husband after false 498A was filed on him.

    In the video the woman is hitting herself and abusing the husband with an intention to do more false cases. The law tries to help these women with criminal mentality. But at last the law of the land also cannot defend the false allegations with ulterior motives

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  27. 67 truthteller February 4, 2013 at 11:51 am

    Respected Sir/Maam,

    I am writing to you again as a deep and earnest request to save me and my family from our father Mr Sushant Agarwal.The man has completely lost it,he has no control over his mind and emotions.He needs urgent medical help and needs to be put behind bars.Like written earlier he has already been convicted and is roaming around in bail.The cases against him are ;

    313 u/s 323,342,354,114 (newmarket PS)

    u/s 406,418,420,329,465,468,469,471,474,380,386,504,506,120B under Ipc

    244 u/s 498a,456,120b of Ipc (maniktalla PS)

    The new case against him is 107 which is for “Conspiracy to Kill”.

    He is sending letters and uploading videos blackmailing us to remove all the cases against him.He is trying to defame all of us just so that he can get away with whatever wrong he has been doing to us.Not only is he doing this to blackmail us he is also trying to get public sympathy by misguiding everyone.The man is incapable and has no grounds to defend himself on court and this is the reason why he has been unabashedly spreading rumours and posting letters to our family members and over the internet.

    He is very conveniently blaming the judicial system and the corruption as the reason behind his conviction,but no common sense suggests and no penal system is that blind that a man is convicted in almost all the cases pending against him.

    We would not have written again had he not recently given indications of killing our mother.He has started posting letters to family members saying that my mother is going to commit suicide soon.This screams out his inner self.He can now stoop down to any level.He is making all plans to physically and dangerously attack us.The police is investigating into the matter but before anything concrete happens from the judiciary side,we earnestly request you to help us.Kindly take whatever strict actions you can from your side.This man is not worthy of anyone’s trust.

    As mentioned earlier he is a spineless man who is currently living with his mistress,an employee from capital chowringhee and is indulging in fraudulent and forgery cases.

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    • 68 Survivor February 4, 2013 at 4:28 pm

      Dear child,
      Merely filing false cases does not prove a man guilty. Our Indian law system is like that. Being a woman you can file hundreds of cases on a man but you can never prove a false case. Whole world knows how women are taking advantage of 498A. This blog is full of those instances. Please remember if you tell anybody that your mother filed 498A on your father and show that video nobody will take risk marrying you however beautiful you are. You are also there in the video assisting your mother in her wrong doing. Your father never harmed any of the children and he still loves you all. You children have yourselves took a path to fight your father

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      • 69 Fighter February 5, 2013 at 2:45 am

        Child,
        Your mother put false cases on your father. Administration believed your mother and pursued with the cases. Your father never requested you or blackmailed you to remove cases. Your father sent a single letter to in laws to take care of your mother. Why don’t you put that letter over here. That letter was sent officially with his own signature.

        People in this forum can see the video and find the truth. The new case u/s 107 which your mother started has no basis. Technique of doing false cases help at beginning in Indian legal system. Later on these false cases fall upon the accuser because they are never going to be proved. Your mother can be charged of doing false cases and doing harassment

        You have never talked to your father and blindly believed your mother. Surprisingly when your father came home after getting bails you assisted your mother in doing acting of self assault. It is shown in the above video in this forum.This puts a question before society. What went wrong in your case is still not understood. Your school ‘La – marteniere for girls” and your abroad studies in “London school of economics” did good or bad is questionable

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  28. 70 find ghajni and kill him February 4, 2013 at 12:06 pm

    i read everything regarding fighter498a alies sushant agarwal and my personal suggestion is that to fighter that he forget everything and live his life alone

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  29. 71 ajay chedilal agarwal February 4, 2013 at 12:22 pm

    my point of views regarding sushant agarwal that he is a cheater and fraud and incapable bcoz he forget to respect his own daughters and son,so my suggestion to mr sushant that he need to respect his family and go alone for holiday for the long time,may god bless him

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    • 72 Survivor February 4, 2013 at 5:16 pm

      Dear friend, How can you call a person cheater without knowing him. He never did any harm or disrespect to daughters and son. The children have blindly taken the path their mother is following. You know 498A is bad law. In this case it was filed after 23 years of marriage to avenge personal scores and get easy money of husband. It is claimed in the FIR that woman’s father who was dead 20 years back was still giving money to husband. This 498A was filed so that the woman enjoys the company of her lover with the money of husband. What else could be the reason? Children are only being used by mother for personal gain. One day when they do realization they will come to the side of father.

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  30. 73 ajay chedilal agarwal February 11, 2013 at 1:30 pm

    so mr sushant agarwal my suggestion to you that pl wait for the day when ur child realized about ur problem and keep patience and wait for ur children phone call,and that time u just try to fullfil what ever they need from u,god bless u

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  31. 74 Dev Anand March 21, 2013 at 1:39 pm

    This country is ruled by feminists. Boys should not marry. If they marry witches will suck their blood, loot them and boy’s parents, put them in jail through 498a and elope with lovers.

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  32. 75 fighter498aighter 498A March 21, 2013 at 6:23 pm

    In Feb 2013 the husbnd came home and the above video woman and her daughter trapped him and locked him in a room. He was then handed over to police with a charge of attempt to murder (section 307). The corrupted police even saw the video and audio of the incident but still believed on this video woman and her daughter. Husband was in custody for two days. Police, lawyers and courts had grand feast over the hard earned money of husband. These things have now become very open. Nowadays even the daughters are taking part in 498A filed by mother

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  33. 76 Ernesto May 18, 2013 at 9:29 am

    I’m not that much of a online reader to be honest but your sites really nice, keep it up!

    I’ll go ahead and bookmark your website to come back later. All the best

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  34. 77 Sushil Agarwal June 11, 2013 at 8:06 pm

    Hi friends,

    Recently i got trapped in this wonderful section which will land me nowhere.My elder brother & his wife used to fight a lot & recently she has complained against my brother,me & my mother.
    please suggest how to go ahead as i have provided them shelter under my home but the good deed has infact backfired.

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    • 78 Crusadar June 12, 2013 at 3:52 am

      Sushil,
      Your brother has long way to go. I suggest get yourself underground and obtain anticipatory bail from high court. Follow the survival guide from ipc498a.wordpress.com.
      Track the site 498a.org
      go through survive498a.wordpress.com

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  35. 79 prem June 15, 2013 at 2:44 pm

    hello all, its really nice to read and update knowledge and even nice to know that i’m not alone…. ya, even i am a victim of this dangerous section…. 498A…. i am a defense employee just married for 4 months and my wife and their family had plotted this case on me and my mother….. in year Apr 2011….
    there were no fightings or shoutings between us….. actually we led a happy life…… but wen i came to my home town on leave and my wife just went to her place along with her brother for 2 days , the story changed…… call from police guys … than court…… than bail….. now fighting hard….. i even got the photographs taken the day before she went to her place with smiling face hugging me….. even the trips we went in just the small period we lived together…… but still the case takes its own time in our respected courts…… so pls guide me …. if any …… i’m really innocent ….. i swear…..

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  36. 80 Madhu October 17, 2013 at 2:48 am

    I won RCR and my wife filed 498a and dvc and maintaince. And she can not give the proofs to the court in the cross examine. She is loosing case. Now She is having afair with other boy and going too marry him an NRI and she wants now divorce with mutual contest. Tell me what to do? Please email me deyon_1985@yahoo.co.in and call me 09885152199

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  38. 84 Rajesh April 4, 2014 at 3:41 pm

    Please be aware about following 498a women, they are out for another hunt:-

    Dr Sonal Goyal, MBBS, DGO

    D/O Rajendra Prasad Goyal
    Chaudhary Bhavan Road
    Morena, Madhya Pradesh

    Her father is a politician and they specialize in filing 498a in their home district Morena. They can touch your feet, whatever necessary to please you and show they are very innocent.

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  39. 85 NSN June 25, 2014 at 8:37 am

    Hi All,

    Please be aware of the following girl,

    Name: Priti A. Dipchandani (working in FEI Cargo, Ahmedabad)
    Father : Ashok Dipchandani (own plastic business)
    Mother : Maya Dipchandani (housewife)
    Brother: Pradip Dipchandani (working in Guinea-Africa)

    Priti has filed a false 498 against myself and family. Is demanding Rs. 20 lacs for out of court settlement and for mutual consent to divorce. The family looks poor but has evil intentions to make money out of innocent and law abiding citizens. Her relative is a very experienced advocate.

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    • 86 Fighter June 25, 2014 at 11:17 am

      Don’t go for money settlement. I am experienced 498A victim. Settlement can be done later on. At present fight out the case and come to equal footing. Settlement is more of requirement from other party. As long as divorce is not done she cannot remarry.

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  40. 87 Vivek Jain August 13, 2014 at 6:35 pm

    Dear Sir, my wife and me are married past 7 years and leading a great and a very happy life, we used to travel, used to freak out , used to enjoy life. Just an interference in my every decision from my father in law and mother in law worried me a bit but I thought, this will fade away with due course of time. In 2010 we decided to plan a baby with our mutual consents,by the grace of God , I have been blessed with a baby boy in 2011, I was overwhelmed with the blessings and started concentrating on my kid, the love for my kid was realized by my in-laws and they started again interfering and started convincing my wife that I didnt take care of my kid and a useless husband etc etc, even blackmailing me , threatening me to make my life hell and take my baby along with my wife as she has been in total control of her parents.Last month she insisted to visit her parents place and as soon as she reached there she stop picking up my calls and blaming me for child abuse etc etc. Even my mother tried to contact her grandson but her parents didnt even pick up our phone calls. Now, kindly guide me the proper ways to proceed as to get my family back as, as a father I understand that my son loves both his parents and has to stay with father and mother both. Kindly guide me the procedure and my rights as a a father. Also my wifes parents has stayed apart for 21/2 years after her birth and filled divorce but sonme how patched up for certain reasons.

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    • 88 Empathiser August 30, 2014 at 8:37 am

      Dear Mr. Vivek Jain,

      1. Please ask you wife what she thinks is best for the child.
      In a calm and peaceful manner, explain that every child needs a father and mother. Otherwise the child will have difficulty with emotional understanding and will not treat her well in the future because of the example that he is seeing now. His play friend “You” or anybody being taken away will make him think that he cannot trust his mother and will create a deep wound in the child how much ever it may be concealed.

      2. Think of all the good times and remind her of the same in the last 7 years. Then ask her what changed since the birth of your son? Please ask with respect and without any angry words or angry tone in the voice. Many women after giving birth prioritise their children first and then the husbands and other family members. May be nature is designed this way. Ask her if some godly force took her child away, how would she feel? Please then inform her how sad you feel.

      3. Inform her that you respect her first and will very much be grateful if she could respect you in the marriage first. Whether it is your parents or her parents, they only come afterwards in a marriage for it to be successful. But that does not mean that one show any less respect to all parents. Slowly once more trust is built ask her what her reaction would be if she were in your place for the the same questions that your in-laws impose. Use different words to prevent a fight or argument.

      4. Please go to a marriage counsellor in your area. Effective communication is important from both parties to convey one’s thoughts without anger or hate. Women and men talk and think differently and this often does lead to major differences, arguments and strong disagreements.

      I hope your marriage works to give you and your family happiness.
      Good luck.

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  41. 89 yogeshmainiadv@gmail.com June 29, 2015 at 11:46 am

    can any one told the title of captioned judgment if you have plz provide

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  42. 90 v.puri July 21, 2015 at 4:45 am

    Such judgements shud make it to the front page news. It will act as a detterent & put some fear in the minds of the girls who are playing around with the judicial system and save many homes and a lot of money and time for all.

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  43. 91 tony February 11, 2016 at 9:39 am

    men want to treat their wife as slaves after marriage .this is why our honourable parliament has passed 498a.Long live 498a.

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  45. 93 Shubham April 4, 2016 at 6:05 am

    My brother is about to trapped again in the same 498A… My sister-in-law committed an adultery with a boy now after being caught up she is begging for the mercy though its crocodile’s tear, we dont want her to come in again in our life but her parents are threatening us for Section 498A.

    We have two options left, either face the false case on us or accept her again with her adultery nature. We have got some of the evidence of her adultery but afraid of false 498A to proceed further.

    Really seeking for the helpful advice that may get us rid out of it.
    Any suggestions are warm welcomed.

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  46. 94 pavan waghmare September 1, 2016 at 3:13 pm

    Save false 498a….kitanoki life barbad ho rahi hai….mere saath meri mother ..brothers ….sister aur sisters husbound ….sabaki life tension ho gai hai…only 498a…..

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  47. 95 Akash Mishra October 2, 2016 at 9:28 am

    I am also a victim of false dowry act. In laws asking for 25 lacs for compromise. Fact is that she really never wanted to live with me. The money is a very huge amount for me and I can’t make it possible anyhow.

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