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Adultery Law Section 497: Does men only Responsible for Extramarital Affair?Is Women just an object?


Adultery Law Section 497: Does men only Responsible for Extramarital Affair?Is Women just an object?

The existence of adultery law in India dates back to Hammurabi’s code, where adultery was embraced in the seventh commandment. Adultery is an extramarital affair, which is considered wrong on social, moral, legal and religious grounds. Henry VIII of England involved himself in adultery for divorcing his wife, Catherine Howard. Contrary to the current existence, a