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Face Off: Adultery No Longer A Crime In India

Sep 27, 2018 11:56 PM IST India India

Up till now, a man who had an extramarital affair and had sex with a married woman, without the permission of her husband, had committed a crime, and could face up to 5 years in jail. Today the Supreme Court scrapped the 158-year-old law adultery law and batted for gender neutrality. Tonight on Face Off, Zakka Jacob debates if this is a progressive verdict for a new India .

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