Woman police officer can also be victim of domestic violence: Delhi High Court

The Court said that to make assumptions that a woman, by virtue of her profession as a police officer, cannot possibly be a victim in her own personal or matrimonial life, is a form of injustice.
Delhi High Court
Delhi High Court

The Delhi High Court recently observed that a police officer can also be a victim of domestic violence and that courts should not be blinded by gender-based or stereotypical perceptions associated with any profession [Sanghmitra v State].

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