Goa logged 189 domestic violence cases last year

Trauma for Rukmini (name withheld), a young mother of two, never seemed to end in her little house in Goa. Subjected to frequent thrashing by her husband Sunil (name withheld) over trivial issues, things got worse for her after she learnt that he was married to another woman in his native state of Uttar Pradesh and even had two children by her — a daughter and an adolescent son.