The brief facts of the case were that a woman filed an FIR against applicant accusing him guilty of rape. She alleged that; the applicant has sexual intercourse with her on the pretext to marry her;but when she realised that; the applicant has expressed his disinclination to marry her she came up before the court for seeking relief. The applicant charged under section 376 of the IPC. No allegations were found in the FIR that; when applicant promised to marry her, it  done in bad faith and; the applicant has the intention to deceive her.

After getting booked for the offence of the rape the applicant Meshram filed an application; for anticipatory bail under section 438 of the code of criminal procedure that;his custodial interrogation is not necessary.

Justice SP Tavade of Bombay High Court examined; the FIR and noted that it did not indicate that;the promise by applicant was false or that the complainant engaged in sexual relationship on the basis of this promise.

It stated in the application by the Meshram that he had never promised complainant to marry her. It was content by Advocate RJ Mirza appearing for meshram, that; the complainant and the applicant were in relationship for a long period and; the applicant never had sexual relations with the complainant on the pretext of marriage.

The court after considering the evidences placed before it that; though there may be promise of marriage between the parties but the relationship between them was consensual.

Read more


  1. We are thrilled to have you here and can’t wait to show you the incredible legal expertise and unwavering dedication that sets us apart from the rest.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This field is required.

This field is required.


The following disclaimer governs the use of this website (“Website”) and the services provided by the Law offices of Kr. Vivek Tanwar Advocate & Associates in accordance with the laws of India. By accessing or using this Website, you acknowledge and agree to the terms and conditions stated in this disclaimer.

The information provided on this Website is for general informational purposes only and should not be considered as legal advice or relied upon as such. The content of this Website is not intended to create, and receipt of it does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship between you and the Law Firm. Any reliance on the information provided on this Website is done at your own risk.

The Law Firm makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, regarding the accuracy, completeness, reliability, or suitability of the information contained on this Website.

The Law Firm disclaims all liability for any errors or omissions in the content of this Website or for any actions taken in reliance on the information provided herein. The information contained in this website, should not be construed as an act of solicitation of work or advertisement in any manner.