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Summoned by Kolkata Police, Shami stays back

Press Trust of India  |  Kolkata 

has been summoned by the in connection with a complaint of and lodged by his wife.

Shami stayed here while his team, the Delhi Daredevils, left the city.

A Association of Bengal said the Delhi Daredevils pacer did not travel with the team for their next match in Bengaluru against the Royal Challengers on April 21.

He had played against the Kolkata Knight Riders in an match at the Eden Gardens last night.

"The DD team left around 3 pm but Shami could not board the flight as was summoned by the There's no update yet on his joining the DD," the told

of Police (Crime) confirmed that Shami has been summoned.

"Yes, has been asked to come to Lalbazar (the headquarters) tomorrow at 2 pm in connection with the investigation," Tripathi told

Shami's elder brother Hasib Ahmed, who was also booked in the case, has also been called tomorrow at around noon, Tripathi said.

However, it's learnt that the has asked his lawyers to inform the police authorities that he will not be available.

Tripathi said he is yet to receive any communication from Shami in this regard. "Most likely he will come," he said.

The DD pacer's homecoming was spoilt last night after took him to the cleaners smashing him for six sixes in the KKR's 71-run win.

Shami was in Kolkata for the first time since his wife, Hasin Jahan, made startling claims on her page about and domestic abuse and posted screenshots of the pacer's alleged chats with multiple women, early last month.

While Shami denied all the allegations, Jahan filed a written complaint against the An FIR was lodged against Shami and his four members in station of the city.

The four are Shami's mother Anjuman Ara Begum, sister Sabina Anjum, brother Mohd and his wife

Shami also faces summons from the third of after Hasin filed a petition against her husband, seeking a monthly maintenance of Rs 10 lakh for her and her daughter.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Tue, April 17 2018. 21:40 IST
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