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About Family-harmony

Misuse of 498A, Domestic Violence, Maintenance, Dowry Laws

About the Organisation

Family Harmony Society is an organization established in 2005 and is registered as a "Non Profit NGO" under "The Karnataka Societies Registration Act, 1960" with reg. no. 1058/2009-10 and is head quartered in Bangalore. Family Harmony Society strives to promote "family harmony" and "gender equality". We are creating awareness about family harmony in the society. The owners of this NGO are them selves victims of the biased family related laws. We make every possible attempt to keep the family united before 498a. We are creating awareness about misuse and abuse of 498a and DV Act through press conference, PILís, Media campaign, demonstration, Distribution of pamphlets etc.

The organization is run by a team of victims for the victims.

Aims & Objectives

  • To promote the need for family harmony in the society.

  • To create awareness for the gender equal society. A society where a person is not differentiated by gender through study of official data, seminar and press conference etc.

  • To help victims of gender biased laws such as 498a, 304B, Crpc125, Domestic violence act etc.

  • To create awareness in the government, police, judiciary that gender oriented laws are highly misused hence those who misuse should be punished.

  • To bring 498a under civil law and make it bailable.

  • No arrest in case of these gender biased laws without the written permission of the police officer of the rank of ACP/DCP.

  • To conduct studies for the issues such as violence against men, effect of misuse of gender biased laws on society and make these laws gender neutral.

  • Collect data through RTI (Right to information Act) regarding misuse of the gender biased laws.

  • To create awareness in the government, police, judiciary that whereas there are multiple forums and Actís for the women to seek help and relief but no forum for men to seek help in case of distress due to gender biased laws.

  • Abolish same relief under different act. E.g. a woman can seek maintenance under DV Act, Crpc 125 and HMA (Hindu Marriage Act).

  • To establish helpline for the victims of women biased laws in case of distress.

Members of General Body

Name Designation Phone Number Location Email
P SureshPresident+91-9880141531Bangalorepsuresh29@yahoo.com
VinodVice-President & Treasure - Bangalore -
M MaheshGeneral Secretary+91-9845448472Bangaloremamah85@rediffmail.com

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