Supreme Court to revisit its judgment on misuse of Section 498A IPC

Khap Panchayats

In an important development, a three-judge Bench of the Supreme Court today observed that it is not in agreement with the Court's judgment rendered in Rajesh Sharma v. Union of India, in which it had laid down safeguards to prevent misuse of Section 498A of the Indian Penal Code.

A three-judge Bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud stated the same while hearing a petition filed by a . . .

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