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Legal Support to Women Suffering from Dowry Practice

Dowry Practice is illegal in India and is a criminal offence. Practicing dowry can let the person demanding dowry land up in the jail and he will be charged of legal allegations. During the court hearings, Appointment of lawyer may not be possible for the women. To help them government of Uttar Pradesh have come up with a scheme for legal support of dowry practice affected women

Eligibility:

  • Woman who has filed case for dowry harassment.

Benefits:

  • Maximum of Rs. 2500 to the affected woman as fees of advocate for each hearing.

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