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Charge sheet filed against cricketer Mohammed Shami for dowry, sexual harassment of wife

Press Trust of India  |  Kolkata 

Thursday filed charge sheet against Mohammed for alleged and of his wife.

The charge sheet was filed at the

Shami's wife had lodged a complaint against him in March last year, accusing him of torture, physical abuse, mental harassment and infidelity.

Jahan had also alleged that the had been involved in match fixing, following which the BCCI had dropped from its central contracts.

He was, however, given a clean chit by a BCCI panel after an internal investigation and was brought back into its central contract scheme.

He has been in the Indian team for quite some time and had picked five wickets in four matches in the ongoing ODI home series against

Police sources said though she had made allegations of rape against and his brother in her complaint, that charge was not pressed.

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First Published: Thu, March 14 2019. 20:45 IST