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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Dowry demand and death of victim - Test of proximity - Proximity test has to be applied keeping in view the facts and circumstances of each case - Facts must show the existence of a proximate live link between the effect of cruelty based on dowry demand and the death of the victim...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - One of the ingredients of the offence u/s 304-B is that such cruelty should have been meted out to the deceased soon before her death - As such it is for the prosecution to establish affirmatively that the victim was subjected to cruelty and harassment based on dowry demand soon..........

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