Well, here is some data. As per Indian Express report, top 5 states with highest % of married population who are separated -
Now, just correlate this list with the literacy rate list + average income in these states, and you will find some substance in Mohan Bhagwat's claim.
Here is what he also said in the same speech on 16th Feb -
"The condition of the society is because of the customs women here were confined to homes for last 2000 years. This was not the case 2,000 years ago"
These are some of the remarks he made where he MENTIONED WOMEN