Haryana woman’s film lends voice to harassed married men

Born and brought up in Haryana districts notorious for crimes against women, Deepika Narayan Bharadwaj, 31, chose to lend support to harassed men instead.

Deepika Bhardwaj: The woman who fights for men’s rights

In India, where crimes against women are rampant, a female activist and documentary filmmaker stands out for being a rare voice for abused men.

“Can Men Not Be Victims?” Asks The Woman Who Fights For Abused Men In Marriages

“Are men not vulnerable? Do they not face discrimination? Can they not be victims?” – Deepika Narayan Bhardwaj to BBC.

Martyrs of Marriage- A Documentary On Misuse of Dowry Laws Screened In Delhi

Martyrs of Marriage, a documentary film based on the exploitation of 498A was premiered on 22nd October in Delhi's Iskcon auditorium, Iskcon temple. The film entirely based on true ...

‘Martyrs Of Marriage’: Film Covers How Men Become Victims Of The Anti Dowry Law’

Filmmaker and activist Deepika Bhardwaj finds out that the law against dowry can be misused against men.

Film screening on misuse of IPC 498A

Martyrs of Marriage, a documentary film on the misuse of the law on dowry, IPC 498A, directed by Deepika Narayan Bharadwaj, will be screened in the city on Saturday.


Marriage in India were once considered as a sacred institution. Today, it can't be deemed as sacred any more.

The Launch of Martyrs of Marriage Documentary

This is the photoshoot for the Martyrs of Marriage documentary launched by Deepika Bhardwaj.

How One Woman is standing Up for India’s Abused Husbands

Indian men live in legal fear. Disgruntled wives are using a protective law in reverse to extort money from their in-laws and land their husbands in jail.

I am a woman, but here is why I chose to fight for men

If you are neutral on situations of Injustice, You have chosen side of the Oppressor - Desmond