3.2 Age groups of cases:
In the mental abuse, the main contributor is pressure from family members. Contarory to popular beilef that marital diputes are more responsible for the mental abuse. The cases of unfaithfullness have occured due to extra marrital/relations outside marraige, also creates doubt for spouse. Likewise the illicit relations and dislikes have occured due to forced marriages, incompatibility and inflence of urbanisation and better education. Many a times the dislike has occured due to infertility. This is most evident in all of the cases. Abuse by inlwas has also resulted due to societal pressuers, traditonal customs and pressures from other family members.