Over 27,000 Women Arrested Per Year Under 498A Cases
Published April 1, 2008
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Here is a revelation.
There are approximately 27,000 women being arrested per year in 498A cases a majority of whom are acquitted.
I gathered this from the statistics published by the NCRB. Here is the data from 2004-2006.
NCRB Data On The Women Arrested Under 498A
How can one call 498A a law meant to protect women ?