An RTI was filed on Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) last year regarding suicide of an IPS officer allegedly due to matrimonial issues. (An earlier RTI to UPSC resulted in forwarding of RTI to DoP&T presumably because they did not have the information). The brief news of suicide is as follows: The text of RTI is given below, which gives the context of RTI, before the information asked: ------------------------------------------ With reference to news below about suicide of an IPS Officer in 2018 (PDF of news is also attached as Supporting document): https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kanpur/wife-responsible-for-ips-officers-suicide/articleshow/65749669.cms Kindly provide information pertaining to: 1. Any studies/records/discussions/documents within MHA (Ministry of Home … [Read more...] about Are IPS officers losing faith in law with regards to matrimonial cases?
Bangalore inspector confirms men are disposable in eyes of law
Even suicide note of a man is not enough reason for law to move its rear, is well-exemplified in the case below, where a young man committed suicide to escape from wife’s threat of false dowry case against him and his family. Will police wake up when men in their own family and relations commit suicide in similar situation? Maybe they will, but it will be too late anyway. When a man lets another man die by treating him as disposable asset, he increases his own probability of being disposed off by society one day! It’s all about collective karma… http://www.bangaloremirror.com/article/10/20100720201007200523421056440d345/Inspector-goes-soft-on-woman-despite-husband%E2%80%99s-suicide-note.html?pageno=1 Inspector goes soft on woman despite husband’s suicide note Tells victim’s … [Read more...] about Bangalore inspector confirms men are disposable in eyes of law
A tragedy…we paid bribe(dowry) but did not get happiness
A recent news of a tragic suicide by a young woman.http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Airhostess-jumps-off-cruise-ship-family-alleges-husband-beat-her-regularly/articleshow/5410202.cmsNeha had married Ankit in October 2008. Her family said they spent over Rs 45 lakh on the wedding and gave the Dalals Rs 15 lakh in cash. ``Just after the marriage, they demanded Rs 10 lakh more and we gave them that too. But their attitude towards my daughter was bad since day one,'' claims Neha's father, S K Chhikara, who is the director of a shipping corporation. Comment: What perplexes is that if you give bribe (dowry) to a person (husband and in-laws) to do something for you (make your daughter happy), and if they don't do it, then do you have reason to complain?Why so? A person who takes bribes … [Read more...] about A tragedy…we paid bribe(dowry) but did not get happiness