Domestic Violence – cause of Husband and in-laws suffering

  • June 26, 2015
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Definition of Domestic Violence as per English (UK) Law:

The cross-government definition of domestic violence and abuse is:

any incident or pattern of incidents of controlling, coercive, threatening behaviour, violence or abuse between those aged 16 or over who are, or have been, intimate partners or family members regardless of gender or sexuality. The abuse can encompass, but is not limited to:

  • psychological
  • physical
  • sexual
  • financial
  • emotional

Source: www.gov.uk/domestic-violence-and-abuse

Definition of Domestic Violence as per The Great Indian (IN) Law (Lawmaker):

Section 2 of D.V. Act, 2005 – Definitions

(a) “aggrieved person” means any woman who is, or has been, in a domestic relationship with the respondent and who alleges to have been subjected to any act of domestic violence by the respondent;

Section 3 of D. V. Act, 2005 – Definition of domestic violence

For the purposes of this Act, any act, omission or commission or conduct of the respondent shall constitute domestic violence in case it-

(a) harms or injures or endangers the health, safety, life, limb or well-being, whether mental or physical, of the aggrieved person or tends to do so and includes causing physical abuse, sexual abuse, verbal and emotional abuse and economic abuse; or

(b) harasses, harms, injures or endangers, the aggrieved person with a view to coerce her or any other person related to her to meet any unlawful demand for any dowry or other property or valuable security; or

(c) has the effect of threatening the aggrieved person or any person related to her by any conduct mentioned in clause (a) or clause (b); or

(d) otherwise injures or causes harm, whether physical or mental, to the aggrieved person.

It has been very clear from above definitions that the law is not equal for humans across world, we demand stop misuse of such law other wise talented population will migrate to more law full nations. As you all know Man has no Choice in India.

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