Ahmedabad, June 17: In a case of domestic violence, a 41-year-old woman alleged that her husband thrashed her after she told him about taking money from his wallet for household expenses. The woman said that her husband questioned as to how she took money from his wallet without seeking his permission and started thrashing her upon hearing this. She added that he started hitting her on the back as well as on her face.

A resident of Motera district, the woman has been married to the man whom she has accused of beating her for the past 14 years. She alleged that her husband used to physically abuse many a times. She added that she was bearing the marriage because of her kids. “My husband gets angry over very frivolous issues and frequently doubts my character. After few years after marriage, our relationship was on shaky grounds. But I tolerated him to save my marriage and also in the interest of my kids,” said the woman. The woman said that once she could muster up some courage, she went with her friend to the nearest hospital where she was hospitalized for a day.

With her friend and her parents’s help, the woman approached the police station on Friday and registered a complaint. The city police have booked woman’s husband for assault and criminal intimidation. The local police has lodged an FIR against the acussed under Indian Penal Code (IPC) sections 498(A) (cruelty by husband towards wife), 323(voluntarily causing hurt) and 506 (i) (criminal intimidation).

The woman in her complaint mentioned,”My husband gets angry over very frivolous issues and frequently doubts my character. After few years after marriage, our relationship was on shaky grounds. But I tolerated him to save my marriage and also in the interest of my kids,” stated the woman’s complainant.