Woman alleges gangrape at husband`s behest in Punjab
A woman in her early 20s on Wednesday alleged she was gangraped by her husband`s friends at his behest as she had not been able to meet his dowry demands.
Chandigarh: A woman in her early 20s today
alleged she was gangraped by her husband`s friends at his
behest as she had not been able to meet his dowry demands.
The woman narrated her tale of woes to Director General
(Administration) Swaranjit Singh, a police department
The woman, who belongs to an affluent Dalit family from
Ahar village in Panipat district, alleged that her husband, a
Jat from Naru-Kheri village in Karnal, had been harassing her
to bring more dowry ever since the two got married in April
2009, the spokesman said.
In her complaint, she alleged that when she did not meet
his demands, he took her to a Tantrik, who along with some
other friends of her husband gangraped her.
Rohtak Range IG V Kamaraja has been asked to look into
the woman`s complaint and submit a report within one week.