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Mohammed Shami charged for alleged dowry, sexual harassment

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has been charged under Section 498A (harassment) and 354A (sexual harassment) of (IPC) by the Kolkata Police, which submitted the charge-sheet against Indian fast bowler before the court of police here on Thursday.

Shami's wife had filed a petition with the court mentioning domestic violence and demanded Rs 7 lakh per month from him to maintain the family. The court accepted her plea and Rs 80,000 was allocated for her daughter.

However, on Thursday a charge-sheet was filed in the court over Hasin's complaint about the domestic violence and torture she was subjected to by and his family members.

The Indian fast bowler last appeared in blue jersey during the fifth and deciding one-day international against at Feroz in

returned with two wickets in nine overs and gave away 57 runs while restricting on 272/9. However, failed to chase down the target and were bundled out on 237.

With the series defeat 2-3, have brought the curtain down to their international season ahead of the World Cup, which is scheduled to take place from May 30 to July 14.

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First Published: Thu, March 14 2019. 19:02 IST