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Acharya, Arabinda, Aaron Karp, Sonal Marwah and Anjali Krishnan. 2011 ‘Assessing the Human Cost and Political Priorities - Domestic violence.’ India's States of Armed Violence; IAVA Issue Brief No. 1, p. 2. New Delhi: India Armed Violence Assessment / IAVA and the Small Arms Survey, Geneva. 20 September
Assessing the Human Cost and Political Priorities - Domestic violence
In 2009 police received reports of 8,383 deaths from domestic violence, including dowry deaths, and 89,546 non-fatal cases of torture or cruelty by husbands and relatives.