Counsel for the accused urged the court to close the examination of other prosecution witnesses, while the prosecution sought permission to examine those witnesses.
It shows that the investigating agency failed to serve the prosecutrix despite several opportunities provided to it.
Hence, prosecution witness head constable Sanwaliya Ram is discharged, prosecution evidence is closed and... and accused Rajender Kumar is acquitted of the charge under Section 376 (2)(n) IPC,” the judge stated, acquitting the accused.
The woman had married the accused after filing a divorce petition against her previous husband.
The woman’s family had asked her to leave the house when they came to know about her relationship with the accused.