As per ‘Joined Nation Population Fund Report’, around two-third of wedded Indian women are victim of Domestic Violence assaults and 70 percent of women in India between the age of 15 and 49 are victim of beating, assault or forced sex. In India, more than 55 percent of the ladies experience the ill treatment of Domestic Violence, particularly in Bihar, U.P., M.P., other northern states. Domestic Violence ‘ incorporates damages or wounds which endangers women’s security, life, prosperity, regardless of whether mental or physical. It might likewise be through physical, sexual, verbal, enthusiastic and financial mishandle.

Some of the act which to Domestic Violence are as follows :

  1. When husband or his family member do not allow women to step out from the house
  2. When husband or his family members isolate the women and do not communicate with her.
  3. When the women is threatened by his husband or family member
  4. When husband or relatives threatened the women to harm or kill her children, or threaten to kidnap or get custody of the children.
  5. When the husband or his relatives use abusive or vulgar language while talking to the women, disgrace her or insult her, call her by different names or shows such gestures which outrage her modesty.
  6. When husband or his family members physically hurt the women by slapping, punching or kicking.
  7. When husband or his family members tie the women or burn her, pull her hair, bang your head against a wall and inflict cuts on her.
  8. When any women is locked by her husband in the house.
  9. When husband forced to have sexual relationship with the women or do marital rape.
  10. When the husband forced the women to do such sexual acts in which she is not comfortable at all.
  11. When the husband or his family controls the income of the women.
  12. When the husband or his family members do not give enough money to the women for her genuine expenses.
  13. When husband or his family member do not allow the women to take some job.
  14. When your husband or his family members have taken her istridhan or ornaments that has given to her at the time of her marriage.
  15. When spouse or his relative behaves or act in such a way that women cause to fear them.
  16. When husband or his family members always ask the women to change her behavior to avoid triggering an attack.
  17. When the husband or his family member tell the women how to dress or behave in front of the people.
  18. When the husbands always taunt the women that she is useless and he can’t live with her
  19. When the husband always suspects the women that she is having some affair or being unfaithful to him.
  20. When your husband is jealous, selfish, possessive and over-protective for the women.