Domestic Violence

Nigam Shalu, Domestic Violence, In Training Manual for Empowerment of Women and Girls with Disabilities in India, Editor Renu Addlakha, Center for Women's Development Studies, New Delhi, 2019

20 Pages Posted: 24 Dec 2019

Date Written: December 4, 2019

Abstract

This module will help the reader to understand:

- The concept of Domestic Violence

- Domestic Violence laws in India

- The process of litigation under Section 498A under Indian Penal Code.

- The process of litigation under Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act
2005 (PWDVA 2005)

- Rights available to women including Women with Disabilities, in case of situations
of domestic violence

Keywords: Domestic Violence Law, India Section 498A IPC, PWDVA, Domestic Relationship, Shared Household

Suggested Citation

Nigam, Shalu, Domestic Violence (December 4, 2019). Nigam Shalu, Domestic Violence, In Training Manual for Empowerment of Women and Girls with Disabilities in India, Editor Renu Addlakha, Center for Women's Development Studies, New Delhi, 2019, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3498396

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