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

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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