Mumbai: A Mumbai resident woman was allegedly gang-raped by her husband and his friend on Friday. The woman registered an FIR with the police after which the two were arrested.
In her complaint, the victim, who got married at age of 18, said that the husband told her that they have to go to a birthday party. On Friday evening, at around 8.30 pm, the accused took his wife to his friend’s flat.
After that, they got drunk and raped her, and threatened her with dire consequences if she revealed anything. The woman returned home around 11 pm with her husband.
She mustered courage and told her aunt about the incident. Her aunt told this to other relatives, who assaulted the husband, as reported by TOI.
On Saturday, the woman went to the police and lodged an FIR against her husband and his friend. The FIR was registered for gang rape and criminal intimidation under IPC sections 376 (2) (f), 376 D, 506 (2) and 34.
Following the complaint, the police sent her for a medical test and arrested the duo. The two accused were produced in court on Saturday and remanded in police custody for three days.