Sunday, September 18, 2005
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: Thestatesman.net.
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