WOMAN GIVEN TRIPLE TALAQ BY HUSBAND, THEN GANGRAPED
Six persons have been booked in Moradabad district of Uttar Pradesh for allegedly gang raping a woman who was given triple talaq by her husband for playing ‘ loud music’. The victim alleged that she was also asked to perform ‘ halala’.
The father of the victim said that his daughter was given triple talaq after she mistakenly increased the volume of the music system which angered her husband. The victim’s family also alleged that she was forced to perform
‘ halala’ and was then gang- raped by the accused persons.
A senior police official on the condition of anonymity said, “The woman said that she was given talaq, but her in- laws have denied this. Investigations are underway and action will be taken accordingly. A case has been registered and six persons have been booked for gangrape.”