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Legal nuances ‘free’ dowry death accused

Posted by 498A_Crusader on March 18, 2008

MUMBAI: Legal technicality came in the way of justice.

A sessions court on Monday acquitted four accused in a dowry death case because the victim’s dying declaration was not recorded by a special executive officer (SEO).

Rita Baricha, 23, married Hemant in 1997. She gave birth to two daughters. In the first information report (FIR) recorded by the investigating officer, Rita had said that Hemant, her father-in-law Dhanji, her
mother-in-law Madhu and brother-in-law Naresh taunted her regularly for being unable to bear a male child. The entire family lived in a Kanjurmarg chawl.

In her statement, Rita had said that her husband accused her of misbehaving with her in-laws. He also blamed her for ignoring household duties. When she met her parents in Andheri on September 11, 2000, they advised her to keep her husband happy instead of picking up fights with him. 

The next day she had a quarrel with her mother-in-law. While they were arguing, her husband allegedly slapped her and told her to set herself on fire because she had failed to bear a male child. She was doused in kerosene, allegedly by her mother-in-law, and given a matchbox too. Rita apparently set herself on fire inside the bathroom. When she realised she was burning she ran out of the bathroom, according to the prosecution. A neighbour, Sandeep Kadam, wrapped her in a blanket and took her to Rajawadi Hospital. Rita had suffered 85 per cent burns and she died on September 18, 2000.
Special executive officer Suvarna Karanje told the court that she had asked her ‘worker’ to record Rita’s statement. She later signed the declaration, which did not have Rita’s signature.

“The court accepted the first dying declaration (recorded in the FIR). The second one was not accepted because the SEO had not recorded it herself,” said additional public prosecutor Kiran Raykar.

Rita’s father Laxman Baria had filed an affidavit with the police about her daughter being harassed by her in-laws for a male child. But he later told the court that only her mother-in-law (she died during trial) had harassed her and not the other accused.

“If Baria had supported the prosecution, it would have corroborated Rita’s statement in the FIR which was accepted by the court. He backtracked possibly because his two grandchildren live with Rita’s in-laws,” said Raykar.

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Minor elopes with sister’s husband, surrenders

Posted by 498A_Crusader on March 18, 2008

MUMBAI: A 17-year-old girl who was allegedly abducted from her college surrendered before the Malad police with her sister’s husband on Wednesday. The class XII student of SNDT College told the police that she had eloped with him, since the two were involved in an affair.

According to the police, on March 4, Sonali (name changed), a resident of Andheri (East), appeared for her HSC examination. Her mother was waiting outside the college to take her home after the exam. Sonali, however, did not turn up. After enquiring with the college authorities, her mother approached the Malad police with a missing complaint.
When Sonali’s elder sister’s husband Virendra Pandey, 22, who stayed with them, also did not return home, her family approached the police, and the missing complaint was converted into a first information report for abduction.

“We sent a team to Uttar Pradesh, the native of Pandey. But we could not trace them,” senior inspector Maruti Rathod said. Pandey lived with his in-laws in Mumbai, but he had left his wife, Anita, with his parents in UP, they said.

Rathod said that during investigation, the police learnt that Pandey had enrolled in a computer class near Sonali’s college and that they were having the affair for the the past few months.

Pandey convinced Sonali to run away with him. On March 4, she stole Rs4,000 from her house and fled with Pandey.

They first went to Matheran and then to Pune, where they stayed together. But they surrendered after they exhausted the money. After a medical examination of Sonali, Pandey was charged with rape and abduction considering that the girl is a minor, the police said.

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// when a 17 year old Poison and kill her Friend, [Read Story here ]. Indian law treat her as a Minor. she is mature enough to kill; and at the same time; Another Girl elope with her own sister husband, she is treated as Abducted.

What a double Standered. 

what a Biased Indian Society and media.

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Women Cann`t kill ?

Posted by 498A_Crusader on March 18, 2008

MUMBAI: A teenage girl here allegedly killed her close friend by poisoning her and then tried to commit suicide, the police said Monday.

The 17-year-old was angry with her friend Ignis Joseph because the latter shared a close relationship with her boyfriend, the police said. She apparently suspected that they were having an affair.

“The accused took Ignis to the church Sunday night and gave her a drink laced with poison, after which she also consumed the drink,” Gyaneshwar Phadtare, deputy commissioner of police, said.

After returning home, Ignis complained of stomach pain and started vomiting. She was rushed to hospital, where she was declared dead. The girl who allegedly gave Ignis the poison was admitted to the same hospital, and is reported to be in critical condition.

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//She was just 17, and bold enough to kill, her own friend; Still Indian Judiciary think, in india, women are victims; Even they are murderers; — eDitor

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More women now raise voice against dowry

Posted by 498A_Crusader on March 18, 2008

The number of cases reported in the past five years has almost doubled

//Yea TRUE, but out of all 98% are False, As per Renuka Chowdhury – eDitor

MUMBAI: The number of dowry-related cases being reported in Mumbai has almost doubled in the past five years. Around 368 dowry cases were registered in Mumbai in 2007 compared with 193 in 2003.

For a cosmopolitan city like Mumbai, the increase in the number of dowry-related offences comes as a surprise. And the reason cited most often is that more women are now refusing to tolerate harassment for dowry by in-laws and spouses.
The concept that originated in the upper-caste families as wedding gifts to the bride from her family gradually became the most dreaded part of women’s lives. But they are now increasingly raising their voice against the menace.

“Women are now aware about the options they have to stand against any kind of violence against them,” said Nirmala Samant-Prabhavalkar, former chairperson of the state women’s commission.

According to her, the scenario began changing ever since the post of the dowry prohibition officer was created at local police stations. “Earlier, such cases were sent to the collector’s office and then came to the police station. However, now the victim does not have to run from pillar to post with her complaint,” Prabhavalkar said.

Joint commissioner of police (law and order) KL Prasad agrees. “Women are now refusing to tolerate such harassment, and several NGOs and other bodies providing guidance to them are proving helpful,” he said.

According to Prasad, the city police are being sensitised to tackle such issues with urgency and empathy. “We are following this procedure of free registration where a police officer will not refuse to register a case unless it is completely unimportant. Dowry harassment cases are treated with an attitude to support the victims,” said Prasad.

He said policemen across the city are also undergoing a sensitising programme for the past few months. The programme also trains them in tackling women related cases.

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Parents-in-law can’t be forced to maintain daughter-in-law: SC

Posted by 498A_Crusader on March 17, 2008

New Delhi: The latest round of `Saas-Bahu ki ladai’ has gone decisively in favour of the motherin-law. The Supreme Court has ruled that a woman, if neglected by her husband, cannot eye her
mother-in-law’s property for getting maintenance.
Maintenance of a married woman is her husband’s personal obligation and the property in her mother-in-law’s name can never be the subject matter of the obligation to maintain a daughter-in-law even after the death of her husband, said a Bench comprising Justices S B Sinha and V S Sirpurkar.

A woman lawyer, who had filed several cases against her parents-in-law in Chincholi, Karnataka, had even taken recourse to litigation to see that their property was auctioned for getting the maintenance she was entitled to from their son.
Disapproving the extra-legal arguments taken by her and deprecating the trial court and the Karnataka High Court overstretching the law as well as their jurisdiction to go by her
pleadings, the Bench said a woman could seek attachment of properties only if her husband had a share in it.
This means, if the parents-inlaw’s properties were self-acquired and not inherited, then their daughter-in-law could institute suits seeking attachment of those properties which stood in the name of her husband and not against those owned by his parents.
Referring to the plea of the daughter-in-law, Sonalben, the Bench said she might be entitled to maintenance from her husband and the decree in her suit could only be against his properties.
“The decree, if any, must be executed against her husband and only his properties could be attached for that but not of her mother-in-law,” said Justice Sinha, writing the judgment for the
Bench. Referring to the HC order, which was challenged by mother-in-law Vimlaben, the apex court said it suffered from “total non-application of mind” and was “wholly unsustainable”.
“The said orders might have been passed only on consideration that Sonalben is a harassed lady, but the fact that Vimlaben is also a much harassed lady was lost sight of (by the HC),” the Bench said.

Directing release of the attached properties to Vimlaben, the court directed Sonalben to give Rs 50,000 to her mother-in-law as cost of litigation.


As a general guideline to the trial courts, the Bench said: “Sympathy or sentiment, as is well known, should not allow the court to have any effect in its decision-making process. Sympathy or
sentiment can be invoked only in favour of a person who is entitled to it. It should never be taken into consideration as a result whereof the other side would suffer civil or evil consequences.”


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Boy knocked down, burnt alive for seeking damages

Posted by 498A_Crusader on March 16, 2008

 //If same thing happened to a Girl in India, all media will make such big issue, give their own special story, that she was tortured, Kidnapped,Raped,butchered and Burnt alive. But if a Man or Boy dies, Police refuse to take complaints, no Indian government Authority comes to help or listen, and it’s hardly comes in any news media.

That’s INDIA, My Great Country (myfoot)


New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) A 10-year-old boy was set on fire for demanding compensation from members of a wedding party who were travelling in a car that hit his bicycle. The police Friday suspected a family rivalry behind the incident.The incident occurred Thursday evening in Sungapur village of Alipur area in north Delhi, when Sanjeev’s bicycle was hit by a Qualis car carrying the wedding party, according to villagers.The men were returning to Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, after attending a marriage at Bhkatarpur village, near Sungarpur. The boy too had attended that wedding.

When Sanjeev demanded that they pay for his damaged bicycle, the enraged men in the car first thrashed him and then dragged him 150-200 meters into a field. The men, who were reportedly drunk, tied his legs and hands and then dumped the boy on a heap of cow-dung patties and set them all ablaze.

The villagers spotted the flames and rushed to douse the fire. They found the boy was charred from head to ankles.

“Villagers found the boy with legs tied inside the burning heap of cow-dung patties while they were sprinkling water to douse the flames. Later, they recognized the boy on the basis of his feet. The boy was immediately pulled out, but he was dead,” said Charan Singh Kandra, the local legislator.

Meanwhile, senior police officials told IANS that the boy was first strangulated to death and it seems that in a bid to destroy his body and evidence, the assailants, who could be four-five in number, torched him.

“Dragging the boy over 150 metres from road to the field strongly suggests that an insider or people sharing enmity with him might be behind the act. We are probing the matter from all possible angles,” said a senior investigating official.

Sanjeev’s bicycle and his footwear are missing, but no eyewitness has approached the police till Friday evening.

“We have only came across a boy who last saw him on his bicycle. The boy plainly refuses he knows anything more,” the official added.

Following the discovery of the boy’s body, hundreds of villagers stormed the wedding venue and tried to vandalise it though most guests had left. The mob of over 200 men damaged windowpanes of some cars parked nearby.

The victim’s father, Virender Singh, said the family only came to know of the tragedy when they heard of fire.

“We were already searching for Sanju, but rushed to the field only when we came to know that a boy’s charred body has been found there. I recognized my son from his half-burnt feet,” said Singh, who operates a JCB crane.

“The police must arrest the killers or we would not spare them,” an infuriated Singh added.

The police, called around 11.30 p.m., immediately took possession of the body and sent it to the Babu Jagjeevan Ram Hospital for a post-mortem examination.

The angry villagers then staged a demonstration outside the Alipur police station, blaming the police for letting the attackers escape.

They shouted slogans against the police and blocked the Delhi-Chandigarh highway for hours. Normal vehicular movement was restored three hours later.

The villagers also staged demonstrations Friday afternoon against the police. They said the police were being sluggish and shoddy in their investigations.

The situation in the area continued to be tense Friday and the police deployed additional forces to prevent any untoward incident.

“We have registered a case of murder and have sent three teams to Meerut to locate the members of the wedding party. Five people have been detained and further investigations are under way,” said Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Dinesh Kumar.

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Bitten by wife, cop seeks cover!

Posted by 498A_Crusader on March 14, 2008

A cop of the ADGP cadre has sought the help of the Jeevan Bimanagar police against threats from his wife!
Sushanth Mahapatra, ADGP, Directorate of Civil Rights Enforcement wing filed a complaint before the Jeevan Bimanagar police on March 9 alleging that his wife, Sadhana (44) bit him on the left arm and cheek and attempted to stab him.
The sources told Deccan Herald that the couple has a son, aged around 30, working in the Income Tax Department in IAS cadre; and, a daughter, aged around 20, pursuing technical course. Sadhana stayed with her daughter at KPWD quarters, while Sushanth stayed with his son and his father who is a retired principal of a college at Attiguppe. The couple parted ways after Sadhana came to know about ‘other activities’ of her husband.
Sushanth wanted to see his daughter and went to Sadhana’s house on March 7. Sadhana didn’t allow him inside the house which led to the clash. The police were trying to unearth details of Sushanth’s ‘other activities’ which caused separation.

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Violence at Home A Truth for The Indian Husband
Narcissists Modern Indian Woman?
Indias Legal Tools of Extortion
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TRUE Colour of Media and Women
My Vision My Dream
The Indian GenderBiased Domestic Violence Act
Indian Mens Legal Torture
PRE NUPITAL CONTRACT
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cruelty-to-wife cases can’t be settled out of court

Posted by 498A_Crusader on March 13, 2008

MUMBAI: A high court bench comprising Chief Justice Swatanter Kumar, Justice Dhananjay Chandrachud and Justice J P Devadharowever has ruled that cruelty-to-wife cases can’t be settled out of court. However, the three judges also held that an HC can definitely exercise its power under its inherent jurisdiction, and quash a 498-A complaint in the larger interests of justice, to maintain matrimonial harmony and to prevent abuse of the legal process. The court specified the principles of criminal jurisprudence that need to be followed.

The judgment essentially says that a husband or his family facing a charge under 498-A of inflicting physical or mental cruelty on the wife cannot effect a settlement with her even if the two have patched up or the woman has agreed to forgive her husband or if the charges are based on flimsy pretexts to begin with and prima facie false. This means the husband can get arrested and even convicted and sent to jail for up to three years.

But there could be a way out from the legal quagmire that a husband may find himself in once a 498-A case is slapped on him. For that, however, only the HC can help. The HC has to be moved for quashing of the first information report (FIR), probe or criminal proceedings. The judgment has held that a HC has the power to quash such non-compoundable offences so as “to secure the ends of justice”. However, the judges also held that quashing of a complaint has to be on the basis of the facts of each case and the power must be “sparingly used”.

The 102-page verdict said, “An offence of cruelty under IPC 498-A is not merely a crime between husband and wife but a crime against society, and therefore the parties themselves cannot compound the offence.” The judges have, significantly, also held that not just offences under 498-A, but also other offences such as murder, rape, attempt to murder and causing grievous hurt—which are not specifically mentioned in the law as ‘compoundable’ offences—cannot be settled between the complainant and the accused. Section 320 of the CrPC lists offences that can be settled between parties at any stage of the prosecution.

The issue was referred to a full bench by a single judge of the Bombay high court who had to decide on an appeal filed by a Solapur-based husband Abasaheb Honmane who, after being held guilty of an aggravated form of bigamy and sentenced to jail for five years, had sought the leave of the court to compound the offence and also to set aside his conviction.

A full bench is normally formed in exceptional circumstances when there are conflicting judgments of two or more division benches. Here, it was a single judge who felt that a division bench judgment was not the correct interpretation of law and hence referred it to the Chief Justice since it was an important law point that needed to be settled.

Besides, before the court there were ten other similar cases on the question of compounding of offences such as robbery, dowry harassment, kidnapping, causing serious hurt with weapons, causing a miscarriage without the woman’s consent and so on. In each case, the prayer was that the FIR should be quashed, as the complainant had agreed to settle the matter. Most of these cases had arisen out of disputes in a matrimonial relationship.

The Chief Justice, who wrote the judgment for the bench, noted, “No statute can provide for all situations when the legislature enacts a law.” He said this as one of the points of reference was also whether the high court had the inherent powers to quash or compound complaints when this was not spelt out clearly in any law, including the CrPC, which is the procedural Bible for the criminal law courts.

The full bench held that Section 482 of the CrPC which speaks of the court’s “inherent power” to pass any order to “meet the ends of justice” has “intentionally” been worded widely by the legislature to ensure a larger impact on the procedural law governing investigations and criminal trials. “The inherent powers of the high courts are not meant to be static just like the law is not static and develops and varies according to the progress of time and need of society.”

The HC noted that until recently even a complaint of cheque bouncing was not compoundable but the government recently amended the law to allow parties to go in for “out-of-court settlements”.

Amit Desai, an expert defence counsel, said, “There is a need for criminal law to be amended to make an offence such as Section 498-A compoundable. It is time for the legislature to consider a change in the law since these are private disputes.”

The legislature has provided an alternative statute—the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005, to provide greater safeguards and protection to women by providing for a chance of “resettlement of matrimonial home and relationship prior to actual registration of crime under Section 498-A of IPC”.

But the legislature still did not make the Section 498-A offence compoundable. “While interpreting and implementing the law, legislative wisdom has to be given preference,” the judgment said, adding, “It can very well be presumed that the legislature, while enacting a law, is aware of the difficulties faced in implementation of such a law.”

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Biased TOI published, Hubby can be jailed despite patch-up, Instead cruelty-to-wife cases can’t be settled out of court


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The Indian GenderBiased Domestic Violence Act
Indian Mens Legal Torture
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House wife slept with 18 yr old,still accused him with rape

Posted by 498A_Crusader on March 10, 2008

A homemaker accused her 18-year-old servant of rape and stabbed him to death, but a narco test now reveals the shocking truth that she had been sleeping with him for five years

Rajni (name changed) stabbed her 18-year-old servant with a kitchen knife, claiming he was trying to rape her.

When the 36-year-old Mumbai homemaker was brought to Bangalore for a narco test, she stunned investigators by revealing that she had been sleeping with the boy for five years, since he was 13.

Rajni is the wife of a bar owner, and had developed physical intimacy with Anand (18), who hails from Bihar.

Anand had worked in Rajni’s house as a domestic help for 10 years, and also used to help out in the bar. He had been given a room in the couple’s apartment.

In April 2007, Rajni was sleeping in her room with her two-and-a-half-year-old child.
Her story was that Anand had barged in and tried to rape her after threatening her with a knife.

“Fearing he would injure my child, I snatched the knife and stabbed him,” she first told the police.
She said she had shouted for help to her husband and her brother-in-law. The latter lives on the second floor of the apartment.

They dragged Anand to the corridor and thrashed him. A profusely bleeding Anand was taken to hospital where he was declared brought dead, she said. Neighbours who witnessed the beating turned hostile in court.

Though Rajni pleaded that she had killed Anand in self-defence, the court directed the police to subject her to a narco test.

During the test, Rajni not only explained how she had stabbed Anand, but also gave details of their illicit relationship.

She confessed she had lost interest after a while, and and had started turning down his pleas for sex.
On the fateful day, Anand went to her for sex, but she refused since she was trying to put the baby to sleep.

Anand got agitated and threatened her with a table knife, she said during the narco. “I had no option but to defend myself and my child and jumped on him to snatch the knife,” she explained. “I stabbed him thrice on his abdomen and later dragged his body to the corridor and informed my husband and brother-in-law.”

Rajini also admitted she had to concoct the story of a rape attempt to conceal her relationship with him.
“I started beating him. My husband and brother-in-law joined me. They were so angry they beat Anand who was already profusely bleeding,” she said.

I have no option but to defend myself and my child from him and jumped on him to snatch the knife, she explained. I stabbed him thrice on his abdomen and later dragged his body to the corridor and informed my husband and brother-in-law, she said.
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On Women’s Day, do spare a thought for men

Posted by 498A_Crusader on March 6, 2008

Ahmedabad, March 5 After suffering in silence for long, husbands are on the march. And the last one to join their ranks is an NRI businessman who hails from Bhavnagar. Sixty-nine-year-old Deepakbhai Patel (name changed) is involved in a bitter matrimonial dispute. Back in Gujarat, his wife has filed around 70 cases of dowry and domestic violence and property in Bhavnagar and Ahmedabad. The charges are all trumped up, he says, the purpose just to teach him a lesson. That was when an acquaintance in Kuwait told him about an Ahmedabad-based pan-India organisation of men persecuted by disgruntled spouses.

Deepakbhai says: “The Akhil Bharatiya Patni Atyachaar Virodhi Sangh (ABPAVS) gave me strength. I met many men who were similarly wounded, whose wives had lodged frivolous cases against them. I found the resolve to soldier on.”

Dalsukh Patel, a US-based NRI businessman, is in a similar quandary. His wife has filed a dowry case against him and is even in possession of his house in Ahmedabad. “I have to live in a dharamsala, my own house is out of bounds for me. But I will fight to get my name cleared. The support of the Sangh had toughened my resolve,” he says.

The ABPAVS, a organisation of tortured husbands founded in 1994, has seen a small but steady rise in the number of NRIs joining its fold. Of its 32,000 members, 13 are from abroad. Three joined last year, 10 this year.

Dashrath Devda, founder president of the ABPAVS, who was inspired from his own traumatic experience after his wife filed a false dowry case against him, says: “The number of NRI men has definitely increased. There are many more who still have to come out of the closet. In our society, it is not easy for a man to say that he gets beaten by his wife.”

The ABPAVS members does not only include men, but also mothers and sisters of such men.

“The anti-dowry legislation is so clearly loaded in favour of women that men have little chance of fighting it,” Devda says.

“Dowry is a big problem, but men being falsely implicated in it is no small issue.”

The domestic violence law can so easily by misused by a vengeful wife. “We have among our members IAS and IPS officers, doctors, engineers and people from all walks of life. The problem of being exploited by wives is far graver than it is believed to be,” he says.

Membership of the organisation comes after a background check. Men with a history of alcoholism, or violently behaviour are usually shown the door.

Complete personal details of the members, including the cases filed against them, is kept.

To create more awareness and sensitivity in the society about their plight, the ABPAVS is holding a demonstration where over 250 members are expected to attend on March 8 — International Women’s Day.

As Devda, who was a driver by profession, says: “The laws right now are like Maruti Esteem for the women. At least have a small run-down Maruti 800 for the men.”

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THE WORLD ACCORDNG to FEMNSTS
EMpower Women with FeminISM
GREAT INDIA GONE to DOGS
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Marital Rape a Sabotage of Institute of Marriage
A THOUGHT for ALL FUTURE UNMARRIED MALES
PRE NUPITAL CONTRACT
Indian Mens Legal Torture

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WOMEN AGAINST MISUSE OF WOMEN-PROTECTION LAWS

Posted by 498A_Crusader on March 6, 2008

Mothers and Sisters Initiative (MASI)

& All India Forgotten Women

Invites you to an

All Women National Protest on the occasion of

International Women’s Day 2008

WOMEN AGAINST MISUSE OF WOMEN-PROTECTION LAWS

Every 20 minutes an innocent woman is arrested under IPC Section 498A

just because she is related to a man!

Aren’t mothers and sisters women ? Don’t they deserve a life of dignity and respect?

Does penalizing innocent women under false cases bring justice to genuinely abused women?

Does women’s empowerment mean destroying family harmony and creating a fatherless society?

Is protection of women’s rights synonymous with gross violation of basic human rights?

Is legal terrorism the solution to all women’s problems?

In order to address these burning questions, we invite you to join us at

Jantar Mantar, New Delhi

8th March 2008, 11-1 p.m.

Contact: 9810452017 (Dr. Anupama), 09704683163 (Challa Uma), 9810611534 (Swarup)

Supported by :

www.savefamily.org,

www.asha-kiran.org

www.mynation.net

www.protectindianfamily.org

http://www.saveindianfamily.org



Truth About Dowry Law and Its Misuse
Violence at Home A Truth for The Indian Husband
Narcissists Modern Indian Woman?
Indias Legal Tools of Extortion
Reconciliation
TRUE Colour of Media and Women
My Vision My Dream
The Indian GenderBiased Domestic Violence Act
Indian Mens Legal Torture
PRE NUPITAL CONTRACT
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Delhi Police fined for illegal detention

Posted by 498A_Crusader on February 29, 2008

New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) The Delhi High court Thursday slapped a fine of Rs.50,000 on the capital’s police force for illegally detaining a person last year.

The court also asked the Delhi Police commissioner to hold an inquiry against the officials responsible for the illegal detention.

Slapping a fine of Rs.50,000, judge S.N. Dhingra also asked the petitioner, Purshottam Ramani, to file a suit against the police officials for mental agony and harassment.

“You (petitioner) should sue Delhi Police for the mental harassment and agony they have caused you,” Dhingra said in his order.

Ramani was arrested by the Delhi Police Sep 25 last year under the Preventive Detention Act after a minor property dispute and was released Sep 30.

The high court last week slapped a fine of Rs.1 million on the Delhi Police in two other cases of illegal detention.

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STOP CHILD ABDUCTION TO INDIA, GIVE EQUAL RIGHTS TO FATHER

Posted by 498A_Crusader on February 28, 2008

TO:

International Court of Justice
Peace Palace
Carnegieplein 2
2517 KJ The Hague
The Netherlands
Chief Justice of India
Supreme Court of India
New Delhi
INDIA.
.

Borders Divide jurisdictions but families reunite them. The chain to this link is the global citizen. However, this inter-nation cross-flow has with the passage of time generated a new crop of legal issues in the realm of private international law which comprises rules a court would apply whenever there is a case involving a foreign element.

It is rather ironic that while the British Parliament is working its way through The Human Fertilization and Embryology Bill to legalize parentage from in-vitro fertilization births and recognize same sex couples as legal parents of children conceived through the use of donated eggs, sperms or embryos, in India, 27,000 children die each day, thousands of children go missing each month, many NRI/PIO/OCI/foreign citizen children are kidnapped from abroad and brought to India, and thousands of children are denied access to their father by estranged and vindictive Indian women.
However, India is yet to enact any concrete law that will help prevent childhood deaths, kidnappings, denial of visitation rights to fathers and stop International parental child abduction (removal or retention of a child across international borders by one parent). International parental child abduction to India, either in contravention of court orders or without the consent of the other parent, is sadly an increasing phenomenon that causes acute emotional distress to the abducted child.

A fugitive foreign citizen/permanent resident kidnapper who is declared a proclaimed offender in matrimonial and custody proceedings in his/her country of citizenship/domicile (because of the wrongs he/she did to her ex-spouse and in-laws) kidnaps the foreign citizen children of the marriage and is provided safe haven in India (sometimes enabled by kidnapper’s family’s political/bureaucratic/legal connections). The left behind NRI/PIO/OCI/foreign citizen parent cannot even see or talk to his/her children removed to India and is denied all access because the kidnapper is allowed to file false complaints with the Indian legal system using the easy to misuse laws.

The NRI/PIO/foreign citizen kidnapper is easily able to obtain injunctions from the Indian guardianship courts (despite the lack of jurisdiction) against the return of the kidnapped NRI/PIO/OCI/foreign citizen children to their place of habitual residence (because the Indian Courts ignore all current and even pre-existing custody orders from the foreign courts). These occurrences find daily mention but no straightforward solution for the NRI/PIO/OCI/foreign citizenunder any Indian law.

The Government of India is in the process of acceding to the Hague Convention on Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction. However, before that is done, and India becomes a member of about 80 contracting convention nations, an appropriate Indian legislation will have to be enacted for its implementation. In this way children removed to and from India will be reunited with their aggrieved parent and India will no longer be a sought after destination for parking removed NRI/PIO/OCI/foreign citizen children from foreign jurisdictions. Also, foreign courts will be encouraged to permit NRI kids to freely visit India without fear of abduction. The draft of the Indian Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction Bill 2007 meant to secure the prompt return of children wrongfully retained or removed to India proposes to ensure that the rights of custody and access under laws of contracting states are respected by providing for prompt removal of wrongfully removed children.

The salient features of this proposed law are as follows:

  • A Central Authority for performance of duties under the Hague Convention for securing the return of removed children by instituting judicial proceedings in the High Court.
  • The appropriate authority or a person of a contracting country may apply to the Central Authority for return of a removed child to the country of habitual residence.
  • The High Court may order return of a removed child to the country of habitual residence but may refuse to make such an order if there is grave risk of harm or if it would put the child in an intolerable situation. Consent or acquiescence may also lead to refusal for return of a child by the court.
  • The HC may refuse to return a child if the child objects to being returned upon it being satisfied that the child has attained an age and maturity to take into account his views.

Based on the experience from other countries that have ratified the Hague Convention, it is critical that all loopholes that will prevent the implementation of this be plugged. This (the exploitation of loopholes)is likely to be a serious problem in India and the political/bureaucratic/legal system will continue to provide a safe haven for the NRI/PIO/OCI/foreign citizen kidnapper, especially if the kidnapper is the mother. One example of a loophole is that abducting parent starts custody proceedings in India under the 30 year old laws before/in parallel with proceedings started by the left behind parent under the Hague Convention. Before India signs the Hague convention,appropriate laws will have to be enacted to prevent the exploitation of loopholes. In this way, children removed to and from India will be reunited with their aggrieved parent and India will no longer be a safe haven and sought after destination for parking removed NRI/PIO/OCI/foreign citizen children from foreign jurisdictions.
Furthermore, India should take steps to prevent child abductions within India, stop children being taken away from the gender that is denied custody rights, and penalize kidnappers and custodial mothers/fathers who deny visitation to the other parent.Mostly Indian women bargain child custody as blackmailing tool to get easy Divorce and huge sum of Alimony.Even Father is a natural guardian, but hardly 2% of Fathers get Child custody. Custody Should be Equal to both gender and child should be raised with both Parents love and Affection.

We request all of you to sign this e–petition to support the above-mentioned petition.

Please write letters separately to the President and Prime Minister of India, Law Ministry and Chief Justice of India with copies to us:

Thank you for signing,We also request you to forward it further amongst your partners, networks and friends.

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GGRS threatens to sue Renuka, Girija

Posted by 498A_Crusader on February 24, 2008

The Gujarat Gaurav Raksha Samiti (GGRS) today threatened to file a suit in the High Court against Union Women and Child Development Minister Renuka Chowdhury and National Commission for Women (NCW) Chairperson Girija Vyas for ”deliberately lying and lowering the credibility of the two women institutions.” The samiti which has written to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, seeking immediate action against the two women leaders, also demanded a public apology from the duo for deliberately lying to the people through print and electronic media.

Taking strong exception to Ms Chowdhury’s Gujarat poll-eve statement that the State had not implemented the centre’s Domestic Violence Act, 2006, Samiti president Vijay Wadhwani charged the minister with having defamed and deeply hurt the sentiments of Gujarati people by her ”totally baseless and false statement”.

In fact, Mr Wadhwani claimed, that Gujarat was among the first states to implement the Domestic Violence Act, and ranked sixth in the country as far as the registration of number of cases was concerned.

The newly-formed apolitical organisation had created a flutter in political circles here, by putting up unnamed banners across the city yesterday where in it had threatened to unmask two national-level leaders before the Gandhi Nagar Gruh today. Sensing trouble, city police had made elaborate security arrangements in and around the venue since morning before the group members started assembling at the stipulated venue with banners, placards, newspaper clippings and video tapes of Minister Chowdhury and Ms Vyas.

The samiti president also criticised Ms Vyas, who had reportedly told a news channel that proposal had been sent to the Law Ministry to enhance punishment to dowry givers.

”This is a totally contradictory statement as the official website of the National Commission for Women– ncw.nic.in — mentions about its proposal to exclude dowry givers from punishment,” Mr Wadhwani said and warned the UPA government against the NCW’s proposal to exclude dowry givers.

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MINISTER RENUKA CHOWDHURY EXPOSED LYING << Click here.

NATIONAL COMMISSION OF WOMEN (NCW) CHAIRPERSON GIRIJA VYAS EXPOSED LYING << Click Here.

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She cried `Papa, Papa’, yet parents abandoned her

Posted by 498A_Crusader on February 23, 2008

JAIPUR: She pleaded ‘Papa, Papa’. But it failed to change the minds of her parents as they abandoned their 12-year-old girl at the Lalgarh station in Bikaner, local media reported.Sonu, a resident of Khetwali area in Bihar, was happy when her parents told her they were going to visit Rajasthan.

“First I was taken to Ramdevra shrine near Pokhran in Jaisalmer district for prayers. Then my parents brought me to a temple in Bikaner. But at the railway station they told me that I would have to live here on my own,” Sonu said with tears in her eyes.

I pleaded again and again. I cried. But nothing stopped them from travelling back on the train,” Sonu said.

“They did not even think about where would I live and what would I do in this unknown city.”

“I had gone to the station Saturday night. I saw this girl crying. I asked her why and she narrated everything to me. I brought her to my house in Rampur colony,” local resident Rameshwar Prajapat said.

The residents of the colony took her to the police station where the officials told them to keep her for a few days, hoping that her parents would return.

“I do not want to go back to my parents,” the girl said.

My mother used to beat me regularly and my father never used to stand up for me.”
//THIS IS CRUDE TRUTH AND REAL FACE OF INDIAN WOMEN,STILL IN CHILD CUSTODY WOMEN GET CUSTODY, EVEN SHE IS PROSTITUTE OR ABUSER, AND HUSBAND HAS NO RIGHTS TO OPPOSE HER. FATHER OF A CHILD HAD NO RIGHTS TO SPEAK AGAINST TRUTH AND INJUSTICE IN INDIA –eDitor [ http://mynation.net ]

She is presently staying in a Nari Niketan – a state-run women’s home – in Bikaner. “We will conduct a medical examination and would also try to find her parents in Bihar. The girl knows the name of her parents and knows the area too. But she is not able to give us the exact name and location of the village,” a district administration official said.

Meanwhile, a professor in Rajasthan Agriculture University has come forward to offer shelter to Sonu.

“I want her to be in safe hands. I have offered her shelter. I can take responsibility for her education,” Sunita Verma, assistant professor in Rajasthan Agriculture University, Bikaner, said on telephone Tuesday.

Female foeticide and infanticide are common in India. Poverty, ignorance of family planning and cost of dowry have been cited as possible causes.

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She cried `Papa, Papa’ instead mother, her last hope, but henpecked father or threatened by wife, her papa could not do anything to save his daughter. if a mother is doing this to her own blood, what may be the situation of her husband….–eDitor [ http://mynation.net ]

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HUMAN CHAIN PROTEST on misuse of 498A I.P.C at Mylapore on 23.2.2008

Posted by 498A_Crusader on February 21, 2008

              PRESS RELESE 

HUMAN CHAIN PROTEST on misuse of 498A I.P.C at Mylapore on 23.2.2008 

Save Indian Family Foundation (SIFF) is a registered non-profit, non-funded, non religious, non political and non-governmental organization espousing mainly the cause of saving the Indian Family System from the assault and onslaught of Legal Terrorism.

We have a global membership of 8000 victimized husbands consisting mainly of high earning and/or borrowing middle class IT professionals, Artists, CAs, Doctors, Engineers and Entrepreneurs, Consultants etc. We have a well established presence in the Internet Websites and Blogs. We are constrained to take to streets to attract the attention of the PUBLIC towards our cause. While we strongly fight towards our selfish agenda we also fight for some good common cause

We also espouse the cause of family oriented elder Women, Pregnant Sisters and Minor Girls and innocent Children. They are systematically victimized and tortured as they happened to be the relatives of the husbands. They are the real and worst sufferers of the Legal Terrorism.

We believe the Great Indian Family System is being systematically attacked at the roots so as to eliminate and destroy the precious eastern family values which we consider a treasure to nurture and boast of. We believe the vested western interest that veiled considerable financial clout are behind this attack with an avowed objective of preventing India from becoming the Super Power of the World. This would be evident from the funding pattern of the so called women’s organization like Lawyers Collective. Center for Social Research etc who channel their funds from west

We strongly oppose the misuse of 498A I.P.C, DV Act D P Act etc by the unscrupulous, greedy and unethical wives who are encouraged by the Judiciary, Police and the Advocate fraternity due to the misplaced sympathies or with ulterior motives.

We have great respect for Women. We also consider our mother and sisters in our family as women. We consider that it is only the husband who gives more than 50%  status and respect and we in fact married her while 498a stake holders has extreme lip sympathy only

We demand women be given Equal Rights, Responsibilities and Authority in the Society. We demand true empowerment of women by way of 50% reservation for women in Legislature, Judiciary, Bureaucracy, Police and Army

                           

We are determined to fight against this well organized crime of Blackmail Racket in all its forms and manifestations perpetrated in the name of destitute wife by the unscrupulous wives, Police, Judiciary, Media and the Legal Fraternity.

We strongly believe the intention of the Politicians irrespective of Party affiliations and Legislature is not to persecute the Families but only to prosecute the Dowry takers and wife beaters according to LAW.

Instead of protecting the WOMEN of BPL (Below Poverty Line) families  who are really tortured and beaten up and day in and day out for whose benefit this law was enacted the stakeholders of Blackmail Racket has hijacked the law and systematically extorting the educated and naïve YOUTH of India and destroying their families for the sake of money. They do not file cases on Rishshaw wallas and coolies who torture their wives even in public as they do not have huge money to be extorted

We strongly believe that under the guise of protecting women  the Police, Judiciary and Legal Fraternity has formed an invisible Cartel and persecuting the Indian Family System and created an 498a Industry with a turnover of not less than Rs3000 crores per annum and happily sharing the booty while the Media is unwittingly aiding the cartel

We have been peacefully conducting public protests / morhcas / dharanas / conferences throughout our country and abroad for the past 5 years.

We publicly protest the gross apathy and seek the attention of  the Government, Judiciary and the Bureaucracy who have failed to arrest the misuse of the above legal provisions, by unscrupulous money minded extortionist blackmailers

We are protesting in public near Nageswara Rao Park, Mylapore on 23.2.2008 between 9 AM to 6 PM, We expect a gathering of minimum 300 victimized husband with their family members. This public protest is likely to be inaugurated and held in the presence & blessing of  Mr. Prasanth – Cine Personality,Mr. Prandurang Katti – Save India Family Foundation,

We invite you surf thro the innumerable.valuable and relevant resources available at the following websites and blogs www.saveindianfamily.org; www.498a.org; http://mynation.net ; etc

We submit that we are all law abiding citizen of this country and opposed to the misuse of criminal laws in all its forms and manifestations enacted for the benefit of WIFE only and to the detriment of sister-in-laws and mother-in-laws by the unscrupulous elements of the society which is leading to the eclipse of The GREAT INDIAN FAMILY SYSTEM

We seek your Valuable your patronage and support for the just cause we are fighting against and help us in reaching the General Public with our message and demands

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President into Feminist governance

Posted by 498A_Crusader on February 17, 2008

Rashtrapati Bhawan has now moved from e-governance to gender governance. APJ Abdul Kalam had gone all out for better people-government interface using technology through different e-governance modules. And now President Pratibha Devisingh Patil has embarked upon the gender parity agenda for the government. 

The President called officials from the Women and Child Development ministry, Rural Development ministry, Human Resources Development ministry and Agriculture ministry to know what the government was doing on gender issues.

Sources in the government told the Hindustan Times that the President was keen to know how the government was ensuring that gender parity was achieved in government schemes. “It was a kind of briefing taken by the President,” a senior government official said.

Patil wanted to know more about the actual impact of the government policies for women on the beneficiaries. Although government officials presented a slew of figures based on different studies the President wanted a more concerted effort, a senior WCD ministry official said.

The WCD ministry informed that 52 ministries have set up gender budget cells but still the allocation for women is not enough. The president was informed that a review of all laws related to women was underway to make them more gender sensitive. 

The HRD ministry officials spoke about special schemes and incentives to bridge the enrolment gap between boys and girls. They also told the President about the improvement of the girl child in primary education since the launch of Sarva Siksha Abhiyan.

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Babli races ahead without Bunty

Posted by 498A_Crusader on February 17, 2008

Kamini, 26, a pretty girl from Sonepat, married an engineer from Gwalior and settled in Pune last year. Within six months of the marriage, the couple filed for divorce in the Sonepat district court. The reason: growing marital discord after Kamini’s husband found out that she was buying air tickets from Delhi to Pune for her lover in Sonepat from his credit card.

Neeta, 24, who runs a beauty parlour in Sonepat, married a police constable from UP. Within a few months, she felt he was not the kind of person she wanted to spend the rest of her life with. She filed for divorce and even slapped her husband in court.

These two cases from Sonepat, a small town in Haryana, are reflective of a growing trend in small town India, where an increasing number of young women have been filing petitions for separation. Says Bhupeshwar Dayal, a lawyer who handles several divorce cases in Sonepat’s district court, “Till 5-6 years ago, you could hardly see any woman in the court premises. Today, there are lots of young, pretty faces, most of whom are here for cases relating to divorce and maintenance.”

Divorce, Dayal says, is no longer a taboo and a divorced daughter is not unwelcome in her parent’s homes anymore in small towns. “Recently, I had the case of a girl who sought divorce because she thought her husband was giving his mother more attention than her. In the new socio-economic environment in small towns, women do not feel shy of walking out of marriage,” says another lawyer, not wishing to be named.

“Social trends originating in metros slowly percolate down to smaller towns and from there, to villages. Today, girls in smaller towns, especially those belonging to the upper class are as aspirational as their metro counterparts and wish to follow the latter — whether it is their dress, food habits or keeping late hours. The small town male just cannot digest this,” says Arun Bhardwaj, a Sonepat lawyer who now practices in Delhi High Court.

While both Dayal and Bhardwaj blame the shift on soap operas on the small screen, sociologists say that soap operas can have only a limited effect in influencing social mindsets. “The fact is that there is a new Indian woman everywhere — whether it is in smaller towns, metros or villages, thanks to globalisation. She is not willing to tolerate violence and mental torture, even if it means getting a divorce,” says Ranjana Kumari, director, Centre for Social Research, New Delhi.

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//Moral of the story, indian women think and want, her husband abandon his old parests; who spent everything and sacrifised thier life to raise him and made him to reach that status 

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Manyatas ex files case against Sanju

Posted by 498A_Crusader on February 17, 2008

MUMBAI: Mehraj Shaikh, former husband of Manyata, on Friday filed an application in the court against Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt and Manyata for allegedly getting married in violation of Muslim marriage norms.

Shaikh, incidentally, faces charges of sending vulgar SMS and threatening Bollywood personalities for extortion.

He moved an application before the Bandra metropolitan court praying for legal proceedings against Sanjay Dutt and Manyata for ‘violating the Muslim marriage norms’.

Metropolitan Magistrate Pankaj Shah has admitted the matter and posted the hearing for Saturday.

Shaikh stated in his application that he had married Manyata on April 5, 2003. He has a two-and-half-year-old son from Manyata who is presently staying with the latter’s mother at Hyderabad.

Shaikh claimed in his application that he and Manyata had started living separately but till today, neither of them had sought ‘talak’.

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For tormented hubbies, how to survive IPC 498A

Posted by 498A_Crusader on February 17, 2008

Priced at Rs 51, the book brought out by a group of NGOS for men helps husbands hit back at spouses who make false charges of dowry harassment, domestic abuse and blackmail

NEW DELHI: What would you do if the police were to knock on your door in the middle of the night after your angry wife has filed a false dowry harassment and domestic violence case against you?

Don’t panic. And do not look to the cops for help either. Instead, delay things. Sit on the potty, compose yourself. Call your lawyer. And the neighbours as witness – there have been instances where neighbours have convinced police to leave without making an arrest. Record your conversation with police on mobile phone etc.

Keep your wits about you and don’t go with the cops to police station on a Friday – as the next two days being holidays means you won’t get bail till Monday. Then read Wrong gender biased law/ a guide on how to survive 498A.

Brought out by a group of non-government organisations (NGO) for men, the book, the first of its kind in India will help husbands know how to handle Indian Penal Code 498A, a law which has, of late, been allegedly misused by angry spouses to settle scores with husbands and in-laws. The book will help men deal with false allegations, court cases and arrests. It will be available on stands for Rs51.

Section 498A of India Penal Code came into existence to combat domestic violence and protect women from dowry harassment. For those convicted, it is a cognisable, non-bailable and non-compoundable offence for cruelty filed along with Dowry Prohibition Act.

However, men are crying foul over the misuse of this law and are campaigning to prevent its misuse. Under the aegis of the Gender Human Rights Society, organisations like 498A.org, Rakshak, Save Family Foundation, MyNation, Mothers and Sisters Initiative (MASI) etc, have made representations before the Law Commission, ministries and other fora to voice their concerns. They now plan to file a PIL in the Supreme Court.

“Through a Right to Information application, we discovered that approximately 58,000 498A cases are filed each year and more than a lakh people get arrested in false cases. Every four minutes, one man is falsely accused of dowry harassment. And every 2.4 hours, one senior citizen is falsely accused of dowry demands,” said Sandeep Bhatia, president of Gender Human Rights Society.

“The purpose of the book is to enable men to have the information and the necessary tools to protect themselves and family from legal terrorism. This document and the supporting material in the form of judgments/ links/ articles will enable him to fight this extortion racket known as Section 498A of the Indian Penal Code,” said Mahesh Tiwari, a Supreme Court lawyer who is also part of the campaign. The book also contains suggestions on retaliatory measures a husband and his family can take in case they are charged with false allegations.

“Filing a false case is an act of cruelty and hence, a strong ground for divorce. But before that, if a husband anticipates a situation where his wife or in-laws can frame him, he should immediately file a complaint in police against threat, abuse or blackmail he faces from his wife or her family. Women members of the family too should lodge a complaint before National Commission for Women to bring pressure to bear on the wife. But most importantly, file a case under IPC section 182 for perjury and criminal defamation,” Tiwari recommends.

And if at all you are arrested then: “Throw the rule book at their face. Make all sort of demands. Don’t co-operate and be non-confrontational while asserting your rights. Be stubborn. Whether you are guilty or not is for the trial court to decide,” the book says.

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Wrong Gender Biased Law – Book Release

Posted by 498A_Crusader on February 17, 2008

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Marital discord drives Autocop top exec to suicide

Posted by 498A_Crusader on February 14, 2008

FARIDABAD: In an incident that has left Charmwood Village in Faridabad shaken, the 35-year-old managing director of a major car security system manufacturing company, Autocop, allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his own revolver on Monday night.

Harsh Sharma had reportedly returned home early on Monday evening. According to the police, he shot himself around 8 pm and was rushed to Apollo Hospital in Delhi.

Police sources said his wife, Anshu Sharma, a trainee pilot with a commercial airlines, was away in Hyderabad. His mother and two daughters, who were in another room, heard the gunshot and rushed to his bedroom in villa no 20 where they found him lying in a pool of blood.

The neighbours then rushed to the house and the family physician was called by Anshu, who had by then been informed of the tragic incident. The family rushed him to Apollo Hospital where the doctors declared him brought dead. His body was later taken to Safdarjung Hospital for autopsy. Police officials said that though they were investigating the reason for Sharma taking the extreme step, prima facie it seemed that personal reasons pushed him over the edge.

“Preliminary investigations suggest that Sharma was not happy with his marriage. He often had prolonged arguments with his wife. He was depressed over the past few days. However, his family members have refused to talk to the police. They have claimed that since the unfortunate incident was a personal matter, they would not like to share this with the police,” said Darshan Lal Mallik, DSP, Faridabad.

However, police said they had not found any suicide note on the spot. “He used his own licensed revolver to shoot himself,” added the officer.

Sharma is survived by his wife, two teenage daughters and his ailing mother. This is another incident of a personal firearm, kept for security reasons, leading to a tragedy.
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Seven Mumbai blast convicts granted bail, four denied

Posted by 498A_Crusader on February 13, 2008

New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday granted bail to seven convicts of the 1993 Mumbai serial terror bombing case but denied the relief to four others,including fugitive underworld don and blast mastermind Tiger Memon’s sister-in-law Rubina Suleman Memon.

A bench of Chief Justice K.G. Balakrishnan also ordered the Maharashtra government to constitute a medical board to examine whether one of the Memon brothers, Yusuf Abdul Razak Memon, sentenced to life in jail, is actually suffering from chronic schizophrenia and deserves bail on that ground.

The bench, which included Justice R.V. Raveendran and Justice J.M. Panchal, decided to take up Yusuf Memon’ bail plea Feb 22 after examination of his mental condition by the medical board.

The bench dismissed the bail pleas of the four lifers, saying: “They do not have fit cases to be admitted for bail.”

The three lifers denied bail were Sardar Sahawali Khan, Muzamil Umar Kadri, Zamir Sayed Ismail Kadri.

The seven convicts who were eventually granted bail were Khalil Ahmed Sayed Ali Nazir, Shahnawaz Hajwani, Mujib Sharif Parkar, Sudhanwa Sadashiv Talavdekar, Ehsan Mohammad Tufel Qureshi, Sikkandar Issaq Hajhwane and Issaq Mohammed Hajwane.

Rubina and Yusuf Memon were convicted for allowing their houses to be used for conspiracy meetings and storage of arms and explosives. They had also given their van for the bombings that shook the metropolis on March 12, 1993 and killed 257 people.

Sardar Shahwali Khan was sentenced to life term and a Rs.100,000 fine for hatching the conspiracy, while Muzamil Umar Kadri was given life sentence and a Rs.125,000 fine for arranging arms landing in Shekhadi and for conspiracy.

Similarly, Zameer Sayyed Ismail Kadri was awarded life sentence and a Rs.125,000 fine for being a party to the conspiracy and arranging arms landing at Mumbai’s coastal area in Dighi.

The convicts, who were granted bail, were sentenced to 10 years or less for their respective roles in the terror attack and had spent a considerable period in jail.

For example, Khalil Ahmed Sayed Ali Nazir was given 10 years’ rigorous imprisonment and a Rs.125,000 fine for arms landing in Shekhadi area of Mumbai.

Source >> IANS

When These convicts, who suspected to mastermind to bomb and kill thousands of Innocent get bail, why not Falsely charged 498A and DV Act Victims…

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Indian Man in Pakistan jail for 35 years FOUND

Posted by 498A_Crusader on February 13, 2008

Pakistan’s Human Rights Minister, Ansar Burney, says that he has traced an Indian who has been held in prison in Pakistan for 35 years.
Mr Burney said that Kashmir Singh was arrested in 1973 on espionage charges, the official APP news agency reports.

He said Mr Singh was sentenced to death in Pakistan under the Official Secrets Act by a court martial in Lahore.

But the Indian embassy in Pakistan says that Kashmir Singh is not among 55 PoWs officially listed as missing.

An embassy official told the BBC that they had received no word about him from the Pakistani authorities either before or after the minister’s statement.

He said the embassy cannot verify the identity of the prisoner without consular access to him. The official said that the names of prisoners can sometimes be changed.

Hundreds of servicemen and civilians were imprisoned by India and Pakistan during hostilities between the two sides in 1965 and 1971.

Death cells

Mr Burney said Mr Singh has been in a condemned prisoners cell ever since his conviction and has become mentally ill.

The minister was already known as a prominent Pakistani human rights campaigner before becoming human rights minister.

He says he was first informed about Kashmir Singh several years ago by members of the Indian community in London, APP reports.

But he was unable to locate Mr Singh, despite visiting over 20 prisons across the country in relation to his campaign for prison reforms and prisoners’ rights.

APP said that Mr Singh was finally discovered in the death cells during a visit by Mr Burney to the central jail in Lahore.

The minister said that Mr Singh had not received a single visitor or seen the open sky and, like other condemned prisoners, was locked in an overcrowded death cell for more than 23 hours a day in conditions which the minister described as “hell on Earth.”

At the time of his arrest, Mr Singh was reportedly a husband and a father of three young children.

Mr Burney urged anyone with information on the whereabouts of Kashmir Singh’s family in India to contact the Ministry of Human Rights in Pakistan or the Ansar Burney Trust.

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Donation Please – Late Mr. Pushkar Singh’s family – Lucknow

Posted by 498A_Crusader on February 11, 2008

Pushkar SinghPushkar Singh Mother
Life is precious and one cannot bring back Pushkar Singh from dead.
However, we can do our bit to help his family survive this crisis as their only son and the source of their lively hood is taken away. We can save them from the state of near starvation they are found today. Members of Save Family Delhi have conducted a “Shok Sabha” (Mourning Meet) for him on February 10 near his home and have donated about 15,000/- to cover their immediate needs of livelihood.

You can offer your condolences or directly help Late Mr. Pushkar Singh’s family which is in dire financial situation, in any way you see fit. The account details of Mrs. Parvati Devi (Mother of Late Pushkar Singh) are listed below.

A/c No.: 1853000300052904
Bank branch: Punjab National Bank, 80, Indira Nagar, Lucknow.PIN Code: 226021
A/c holder: Parvati Devi, 10/374, Indira nagar, Lucknow.
Shishupal: Pushkar’s elder brother-in-law: 9956831376.
Arjun: Pushkar’s younger brother-in-law: 9956289966

If you know anyone who is facing similar abuse, please direct them to contact us[CLICK HERE] which has an all India network of volunteers providing free counseling and legal advice to victims and help them get Justice.

Do not forget to congratlate Vineeta: Brave wife of Late Mr. Pushkar Singh on: 05322-695777

God knows,still how many innocent life these women organisation want, and others who support such biased laws

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