Male Victimisation

RTI Application format to obtain information related to Incident Report under DV Act

RTI Application format to get details of DIR

Application format for Right to Information (RTI) to obtain information related to Incident Report under DV Act, 2005. The format of RTI to get a detailed information of how the investigation carried out by the respective Protection Officer (PO) appointed in your case. The PO is responsible to prepare a Domestic Incident Report (DIR), with the help of local…

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Delhi High Court seeks every penny of husband to decide maintenance amount in matrimonial cases

Delhi High Court directions for maintenance amount in matrimonial cases

Thursday, the Single Judge Bench of Justice JR Midha has modified the affidavit formats to decide maintenance amount in matrimonial cases. The bench has also issued various directions to expedite the process. The bench also said that the affidavit will be submitted by parties simultaneously. The new format will be applied in the case, if the parties has not…

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Right of accused, right to defend themselves : SC

Right of accused to defend themselves, said Supreme Court

The Supreme Court explained the importance of the right of the accused to offer an explanation under Section 313 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC). Tuesday, the three-Judges bench of Justices NV Ramana, S Abdul Nazeer, and Surya Kant, in the matter of Parminder Kaur Vs State of Punjab, said ii valuable right of accused person to defend…

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Guwahati High Court: Refusal of wearing sindoor suffies refusal to continue conjugal life

Guwahati HC : Refusal of wearing sindoor suffies refusal to continue conjugal life

The division bench of Guwahati High Court while allowed the decree of divorce said refusal of wearing sindoor suffice refusal to continue conjugal life. The Bench added that, preventing husband from his legal duty to maintain aged parents is offence and may lead to punishment. In the case, where respondent wife alleged that her husband and other family members…

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Men Helpline condemns Tamil Nadu police for father-son death in police custody

Father-Son duo died in Police custody in Tamil Nadu

Men Helpline condemns Tamil Nadu police for father-son death in police custody and we demand strict action against the officers involved. It is reported that the duo from Sathankulam allegedly died in police custody after they beaten by police officers. The act of police was just for opening the shop in lockdown beyond the time limit in Tamilnadu. If…

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Men Helpline Condemned Sonali Phogat for Thrashing Hisar Market Secretary with slipper

Men helpline condemned Sonali Phogat for Thrashing Hisar Market Secretary with slipper

Friday, Sonali Phogat visited Hisar market concerning the farmers grievances but the way she tried to politicise her visit is Not commendable. Men Helpline condemned such behaviour of Sonali Phogat for misusing the process of law to harass a man. Phogat called the market secretary Sultan Singh in private and then accused him of using inappropriate language for her….

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Arnesh Kumar Vs State Of Bihar case, A Milestone over misuse of IPC Section 498A and arrest

Arnesh Kumar VS State of Bihar, A milestone judgement

Arnesh Kumar case, a milestone due to various observations and guidelines issued by the Supreme Court over misuse of IPC Section 498A and arrest. Importantly it focused on the process and the justification for arrest and the need to stop automatic arrest. The bench in the matter observed the ‘IPC Section 498A as weapon rather than the shield.’ “The…

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Men Helpline Organisation condemned NCW for removing its poll on Twitter

NCW removed the Poll over Violence on men and women

National Commission for Women (NCW) removed its own poll on ‘violence against men and women’. Men Helpline Organisation condemned NCW for removing its poll on Twitter. On 22nd May 2020, NCW started a poll on twitter on the subject of “Who is usually at risk of harassment”, and then the NCW removed the poll in next few hours, because…

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Men Helpline Org condemned the irresponsible behavior of DCW and Delhi Police in the “Bois Lock Room” Controversy

Representational Image of Bios Locker Room Controversy

We condemned the role of Delhi Police and Delhi Commission of Women (DCW) which is totally irresponsible in the “Bois Lock Room” Controversy. They in hurry detained the admin of the group, who is a juvenile, while a sensitive approach was expected. This incident came in light when next week it is the “World Day of The Boy Child”…

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Three Occasions of Dowry, Before, after and Time of Marriage : SC in Satvir Singh Case

Important Judgement at Men Helpline

In the matter of Satvir Singh And Ors vs State Of Punjab And Anr, Supreme Court (SC) defines occasions related to Dowry. Bench at SC defines three occasions of dowry, Before, after and Time of Marriage “there are three occasions related to dowry. One is before the marriage, second is at the time of marriage and the third is…

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