Physical & mental harassment/torture, what are the options for relief


Please confirm if Mahila Aayog and Helpline 1091 both are same department or different. I also had a counselling through 1091 but no relief . My husband still keep torturing me mentally and physiically.

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169 votes

Mahila Aayog is a committee form for the upliftment of womens of different classes where as helpline 1091 is basically counselling centre where Police officers try to resolve the matters before feeling any FIR.


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204 votes

mam ,
You can file a divorce petition before district family judge on ground of torture and cruelty .
#And also you can file a complaint under sec. 12 domestic violence act.
#File a complaint for maintenance .
Thanks.

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