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(1) This Act may be called the Dowry Prohibition Act, —In this Act, “dowry ” means any property or valuable security given or agreed to be given either. The Dowry Prohibition Act, – Family laws at , a website for Indian Laws and bareacts, legal advice and law documents in. Amendments to the. DOWRY PROHIBITION ACT, I. Introduction. The issue relating to the deep rooted evil of dowry was taken up in the. CONVENTION.

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Offences to be congnizable for certain purposes and to be bailable and non-compoundable. Thereby proving that an offence of demanding dowry under section 4 had been committed; Bhoora Singh v. Every list of presents referred to in sub-rule 1 or sub-rule 2 ,- shall be prepared at the time of the marriage or as soon as possible after the marriage: Since there was demand for dowry and harassment and death within 7 years of marriage, the other things automatically follow and offence under section B is proved; Vemuri Venkateshwara Rao v.

Any agreement for the giving or taking of dowry shall be void.

The Dowry Prohibition Act,

Power to make rules. Sir,would you give interview tips for dowry prohibition cum protection officer exam? If any person, prohibiton the commencement of this Act, gives or takes or abets the giving or taking of dowry, he shall be punishable with imprisonment which may extend to six months, or with fine which may extend to five thousand rupees, or with both.

Held that the demand of TV, refrigerator, gas connection, cash of Rs. I search every possible book stall but do not found it.

The Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961

Orilal Jaiswal, Cri. This web site is designed for general information only. Log in to leave a comment. Rules in accordance with which lists of presents are to be maintained.


Section 3 re-numbered as sub-section 1 thereof by Act 63 ofsec. Dishonour of Cheque — Section of the Negotiable instruments Act. Section -3 Penalty for giving or taking dowry.

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Came into force on vide S. State of Andhra Pradesh, Cri.

Notwithstanding anything contained in rules 3 and 4, where the authorized officer is of the opinion that it is not possible to seize and seal any advertisement or article in the manner prescribed in rules 3 and 4 due to the size or the nature of such advertisement or article, he may take such steps as he thinks fit for the seizure and sealing of such advertisement or article without affecting the integrity, utility or saleable value thereof.

Free for one month and pay only if you like it. Sub-section 2 renumbered as sub-section 3 thereof by Act 63 ofsec. Rules in accordance with which lists of presents are to be maintained — 1 The list of presents which are given at the time of the marriage to the bride shall be maintained by the bride. Provided that the Court may, for a adequate and special reasons to be recorded in he judgment, impose a sentence of imprisonment of a term of less than 4 five years.

Power to make rules: Every of fence under this Act shall be non-cognizable, bailable and non-compoundable.


As the applicants are not relatives of aact husband rather they are co-villagers consequently summoning them for offence under section A of Indian Penal Code amounts to abuse of process of court; Dukhi Ram v. State of Punjab, 1 DMC In exercise of the powers conferred by Sec.


Manner of packing and dealing with advertisements or articles seized 1 The advertisements or articles seized shall be packed in adequately strong paper, cloth or in any other packing material in such a way that the advertisements or articles may not be tampered with and the ends of the paper, cloth or other packing material shall be neatly folded and affixed by means of gum or other adhesive or stitched in or tied.

In the absence of any specific allegations of cruelty against the prohibitino there is no offence under section A. Provided that the Court may, for adequate and special reasons to be mentioned in the judgment, impose a sentence of imprisonment for a term of less than six months.

Explanation I omitted by Act 63 ofsec. Section -7 Cognizance of of fences.

As soon as the order of removal of the temple or structure is executed, the State Government or the Collector or the District Magistrate, or as the case may be, the officer as directed by the State Government by order under rule 3, shall prepare an inventory of all the material and other property obtained after removal of such temple or structure specifying in it the place where it is lodged or kept, and shall forward the intimation thereof to the Special court prohibitioj declaration 196 forfeiture of the said material or property to the State under Sec.

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