1.2 million women humour from domestic abuse in England and Wales.
But only 28 of England’s 276 refuges support privately to BAME women.
Research suggests that many victims of South Asian skirmish do not report, or even speak about, abuse for informative reasons or since of a tighten ties within their communities
‘Naveed’ is a Pakistani Muslim lady vital in a UK, she told a BBC about her knowledge of abuse.
Report by Sima Kotecha and Kevin Church