This Article is From Dec 28, 2012

Woman accuses husband of raping her along with friends in Jharkhand

Koderma, Jharkhand: A woman has filed an FIR against her husband accusing him of calling two of his friends and then gang raping her in Dhanbad in Jharkhand, police said on Friday.

A woman, who lives in Dhanbad with her husband and belongs to Kako village in Koderma, filed the FIR on Thursday alleging that she was raped by her husband and two of his friends, Superintendent of Police Shambhu Thakur said in Koderma.

According to the FIR registered with the Koderma women's police station, the women alleged that her husband Pankaj Razzak had called his two friends and all the three allegedly raped her on August 23 this year.

She also alleged that her husband used to torture her for dowry before perpetrating the crime along with his friends, a police officer said quoting the FIR.

The woman said she did not know the names of her husband's friends, but could identify one of them while the other wore a mask, the officer said adding various sections under IPC like rape and dowry were registered against the accused.

She told the police that she could approach them only after reaching home.