Lucknow: A woman from Uttar Pradesh’s Thana Bhawan alleged that she was given triple talaq by her husband after he pressurised her for a dowry. The woman also claimed that her husband used to beat her up too. As of now, police are investigating into the matter. Also Read - UP Gram Panchayat Election LIVE Updates: Voting for Second Phase Begins in 20 Districts
Earlier on September 15, police filed a case against six people on the complaint of a woman who alleged that she was gang-raped after her husband gave her triple talaq. The woman alleged that she was also asked to perform ‘halala’. “We have got the information. The woman said that she was given talaq, however, her in-laws denied,” police said. An investigation was initiated in the case. Further, a case was also registered.” Also Read - Weekend Curfew Across States: Check Full List of Restrictions That Are in Place to Contain Coronavirus
The father of the victim said that her 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 gang-raped as well. Also Read - Spiritual Guard Against Virus? Jai Shri Ram Painted Mask In Demand After COVID Cases Soar In UP
Notably, on September 19 last year, Modi government had cleared an ordinance which makes triple talaq a punishable offence.