The Uttar Pradesh police has registered a case on complaint of a woman from Sambhal who has alleged that her husband gave her triple talaq over phone after learning that she had given birth to a girl child.
The woman who is currently staying at her maternal home after an alleged feud with her in-laws, delivered the baby on October 11.The couple got married 11 years ago and have four daughters.
In her complaint to the police, she claimed that her husband got angry when she spoke to him over phone after the delivery and told him about the birth of the girl.
“I married to Kamil 11 years ago. I have four daughters. On October 11, I gave birth to a baby girl. When my husband heard the news, he gave him triple talaq over the phone,” she said.
As quoted in the reports, Superintendent of Police Yamuna Prasad said a case has been registered under sections 147, 452, 323 and 502 of the IPC and 3/4 of the Muslim Woman Act, 2019. The case is under investigation.