Any Indian wife and her relative can file 498a on her husband, his parents, sisters, brothers, grandparents, uncles, aunts, cousins, wives of brothers, and other relatives. 498a (dowry harassment case) leads to arrest without any verification or investigation.
In India, divorces are branded as a “problem”. But, aren’t divorces a solution to the “problem”? It is an exit from an arrangement that was suffocating out life from two consenting adults […]