Main Search Premium Members Advanced Search Disclaimer
Citedby 697 docs - [View All]
Smt. Sowmithri Vishnu vs Union Of India & Anr on 27 May, 1985
Sureshchandra Vadilal Shah vs Shantilal Shankarlal And Anr. on 1 April, 1966
Sh. Sandwip Roy vs Sh. Sudarshan Chakraborty on 4 June, 2007
Saibal Kumar Gupta And Others vs B. K. Sen And Another on 13 January, 1961
4 Whether This Case Involves A ... vs State Of Gujarat & on 12 January, 2016

[Complete Act]
Try out the Virtual Legal Assistant to take your notes as you use the website, build your case briefs and professionally manage your legal research. Also try out our Query Alert Service and enjoy an ad-free experience. Become a Premium Member for free for three months and pay only if you like it.
Central Government Act
Section 497 in The Indian Penal Code
497. Adultery.—Whoever has sexual intercourse with a person who is and whom he knows or has reason to believe to be the wife of another man, without the consent or connivance of that man, such sexual intercourse not amounting to the offence of rape, is guilty of the offence of adultery, and shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to five years, or with fine, or with both. In such case the wife shall not be punishable as an abettor.