Discrimination against women who suffered from rape and divorce.


Are there any law in india to help those womens who are facing bad society behaviour and social rejection without any fault, who suffered from e.g, rape, divorce etc.

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Yes,you can iniate appropriate legal proceeding. civil and criminal in court against those persons for their illegal acts and claim damages or punish for the offences commited by them. you can invoke the various provisions of crime against women by filing a complaint to concerned police station or also approach to state/ National commission for women or


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there is no law as such for whole society but if a woman feels harassed, objectionable gesture, or unwelcome sexual advancement or act done with similar intention the person shall penalize under Indian penal code.

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Dear,

Can you please elaborate the 'bad behavior' in order to answer to your query. However, for the sake of your knowledge, we have a constitution of India in place which guarantees every citizen right to live with dignity.

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