Wednesday, November 30, 2005

One in Five Women in India is Domestic Violence Victim

One in every five women in India is a victim of domestic violence from the age of 15. And, less than 0.1 per cent of such cases are reported and investigated. A report titled “IPC Section 498A: Used or Misused” — a study conducted by Centre for Social Research with UNAIDS — obtained the information. Source: The Statesman, thestatesman.net. For more information, please click here (last visited December 1, 2005, reo.)

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