see how DV cases are d chosen route now for alimony / maintenance. DV is faster & MORE MOOLAH. 498a being already maligned and a criminal case is becomming harder to prove. also manny husbands have started fighting back on 498a with effective strategies .... so DV is leapfrogging over 498a
see how DV cases in bangalore alone have grown 6 times in 2 years !!