Brief about this Act This Act was introduced in the year 1983 and was made to protect married women from being subjected to any kinds of cruelty done by the husband or relatives (Mother in law, Father in law, Sister in law or Brother in law etc.) of the husband. The expression “cruelty” has been [...]
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What is motor Vehicle? A motor vehicle has various names such as automotive vehicle or motorized vehicle and it is a self propelled vehicle, usually wheeled, and that doesn’t operate on rail ( such as trains or trams or 4-wheelers) and is used for the transportation of people or goods. Vehicles propulsion is provided by [...]
“Kanoon ko hanth me lena” we usually heard this line around us or many times we heard this in hindi movies which means taking law in hands or in other words doing unlawful activities such as mob lynching by group of people or extra-judicial killing. Now a days these unlawful activities are very normal for [...]
On 28th November 2005 Lok Sabha passed the Disaster Management Act and it was passed by Rajya Sabha on 12th December 2005. On December 23rd 2005, it received assent of The President of India and It has 11 chapters and 79 sections and it extends to the whole of India. This Act provides for “the [...]
The Hon’ble Supreme Court of India has given guidelines for all the specific requirements and procedures which should be followed by police and other agencies during arrest, detention and interrogation of any person and these guidelines are known as D.K Basu Guidelines because Shri D.K Basu was the petitioner. A letter was received in 1986 [...]
What is POCSO Act? The Government of India has brought a special law called the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act 2012 also known as POCSO Act and it deals with cases related to sexual abuse done with children. So this act provides protection to children from offences of sexual assault, sexual harassment and [...]
Special leave petition or SLP means that any individual/aggrieved party has special permission to be heard in appeal against judgment of any high court or tribunal in the territory of India. This is not an appeal but a petition filed for an appeal and on the basis of this SLP the Apex Court may heard [...]
You must have heard this famous hindi lines from your elders “aaya Ram gya Ram” Which simply means that someone is coming whenever he wants to come and going whenever he wants to go and no one is bounded to stay. Something like this was happening Around 1967 when a political leader/MLA Gaya Lal of [...]
What is Sarai ? Sarai means " any building used for shelter and accommodation of travellers, and includes, in any case in which only part of a building is used as a sarai, the part so used of such building" According to the act. This act defines even the Keeper of that sarai as "includes [...]
What is section 144? Section 144 or in common words Dhara 144 is the Criminal Procedure Code of 1973 which gives authority to executive magistrate of any state or Union territories to issue an order to Prohibit the gathering of people or assembly of four or more than four people in an particular area. If [...]