Right to Life envisaged in Article-21 of our Indian constitution is a very wide right; it does not mean that right to be alive. Today people in India are living like dogs and Article -21 has implied conditions that the right to life means right to live with dignity and not a mere dogmatic like existence.
Through this article I will be assisting you on whether to file a criminal case under section 498a of IPC or not?
What do you want from 498A?
PRE MARITAL PREGNANCY AND ABORTION
The physical expression of sexuality is fundamental and universal. What differs is how cultures,
religions and societies construe and influence both the setting in which sexual intercourse between
men and women occurs and the types of relationships in which pregnancy is encouraged or
discouraged. Most societies and most religions approve of sexual intercourse and childbearing only
within marriage. Sexual intercourse at quite young ages—as part of or apart from marriage—is
common in many countries, developed and developing alike.
The premarital sexual behaviour of Asian, Middle Eastern and North African women is largely
undocumented. In these regions, a young woman having sexual intercourse before marriage would
challenge strongly held social and religious values, and national surveys typically do not ask
questions on this topic. However, this makes it all the more likely that a woman who breaks the
taboo against premarital sexual intercourse will feel compelled to seek an abortion if she becomes