A man gave triple talaq to his wife after serving cold vegetables for dinner in Pilibhit district of Uttar Pradesh.
Mahila Umra has filed a complaint against the man and three other members of his husband’s family under Section 3/4 (Protection of Rights on Marriage) of the Muslim Women Act, 2019 as well as Section 498-A (Domestic Violence), 323 (Injury) of the IPC.
An FIR has been lodged at Puranpur police station under sections 354 (for using force on woman) and 504 (for insulting).
According to the complaint, Umra alleged that she was married to Mohammad Salman of Razaganj locality on 23 May 2021 according to Muslim customs.
She said that her in-laws had refused to take her with them for non-payment of dowry. Last year, her mother arranged for dowry in August and sent her to her in-laws’ house.
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The woman also alleged physical torture. She further said that her husband assaulted her in April and gave her triple talaq, saying that she served cold vegetables on a plate.
Umra said all this happened in front of her family and she was thrown out of the house. Since then the woman has been living at her mother’s house.
The woman said that her family tried several times to resolve the issue with Salman, but to no avail.
“The matter was taken up at the family counseling center for more than four months. Eventually, I contacted SP (Pilibhit) Dinesh P and lodged an FIR,” he said.