Dowry law

Dowry law in India

Submitted by asandil on Mon, 02/24/2014 - 18:14

In India, dowry is the payment given to groom's family along with the bride, the payment can be in the mode of cash, jewellery or some kind of gifts or sometimes all of these. As per Indian law, dowry includes any valuable security or property agreed to be given at or before or any time after marriage that is connected with the marriage directly or indirectly by the parents or relatives of either party.