The book provides all detail information regarding ‘The Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005’ with the aim of providing justice to women victims of all kinds of domestic violence. ‘The Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005’ is a multi option law. Role of Protection Officer, Role of service Providers registered under this Act, Duties and Role of Police Officer and many other technical issues related to the act are discussed at length in the book.
What is The Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005- why it is important and how it is different from other existing laws against atrocities on women are comprehensively discussed by legal practitioner Smt. Madhu Purna Ghosh in the book. What is the importance of counselling in this law (Domestic Violence Act, 2005) is discussed by Smt. Lopamudra Goswami . Other topics are ‘Aainer Pariseva’ by Shankari Dutta, Present status of the application of the Domestic Violence Act, 2005 by Amaleshkanti Ghoshal and an overview on how domestic violence affects health by Sri Tamonash Bhattacharya.