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UP: Drunk husband gives triple talaq over phone

ANI  |  Kaushambi (Uttar Pradesh) [India] 

A woman from Uttar Pradesh's has alleged that her husband in an inebriated condition gave instant to her over the phone.

After the incident, the victim approached of Police (SP) Pradeep Gupta in the hope to receive justice.

Victim married to Shohrab alias Aslam 17 years ago and they have three sons, Suhail, and

She alleged that her husband is an alcoholic and had in the past pressurised her to do an 'illegitimate' job for money to meet his addiction needs.

"Considering the future of my children, I did not retaliate and kept on being tortured. But two months ago, he escaped with the kids to an unknown place. I even approached the police but my application was not entertained. Then I contacted the police to rescue my kids suspecting that my husband has taken them away, but nothing has been done till date," Begum told ANI.

She added that a few days back she received a phone call on Sunday from an unknown number and the caller, identified as Sandeep, handed over the phone to Shohrab who called off the marriage saying thrice.

She went to the police station to file a complaint but no action has been taken so far.

Meanwhile, of police, Pradeep Gupta refrained from giving any comment on the issue before any investigation.

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First Published: Wed, January 10 2018. 03:37 IST