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Widow in UP’s Muzaffarnagar alleges brother-in-law raped her on promise of marriage: Police

According to police, the accused, who is absconding, later refused to marry the 30-year-old woman under pressure from family.

india Updated: Sep 04, 2018 12:28 IST
Press Trust of India
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Widow in UP,Muzaffarnagar,brother-in-law rapes widow
The 30-year-old woman in her police complaint said following her husband’s death, her brother-in-law developed physical relationship with her on the promise of marriage, police said.(Raj K Raj/HT Photo)

A woman in Muzaffarnagar has alleged that she was raped by her brother-in-law here on the promise of marriage, police said on Tuesday.

The 30-year-old woman in her police complaint said following her husband’s death, her brother-in-law developed physical relationship with her on the promise of marriage, they said.

According to police, the accused later refused to marry her under pressure from family.

A case has been registered against the accused who is absconding, police said.

First Published: Sep 04, 2018 12:28 IST