I used to live with my husband and in-laws. Everything was fine until I gave birth to a baby girl. They cursed me for giving birth to a daughter and started to abuse me. They started treating me like an outsider. I couldn't live with them. So I went to my maternal home, with my daughter. Even there, it was not different. My brother used to come home drunk and abuse me verbally. His wife was also not happy with us, as they had an additional mouth to feed.
I had heard that wives can claim their share in husband's property, but I neither had citizenship card nor a marriage certificate to do so. I