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Editor: Margaret Ryznare
Indiana University
Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Sunday, September 18, 2005

Kalam okays Domestic Violence Act

NEW DELHI, India.  President APJ Abdul Kalam Friday gave his assent to the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005. The Act aims to provide more effective protection to women who are victims of violence of any kind within the family and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto. The Act will be applicable to all states and UTs except J&K. By: (last visited September 18, 2005, REO).

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