National Skating Champion harassed and threatened by husband and in-laws
HYDERABAD: Ruchika Jain the National skating champion on Friday approached the Begumpet women police and filed a complaint against her husband, Akshey Kataria of harassment and threats.
Ruchika Jain is a gold medalist in skating and has earned much respect and won national tournaments. In the filed complaint of Ms Jain it is stated that her husband and his family were harassing and threatening her. She stated that trouble started soon after marriage on December 11 last year, when her husband did not want a honeymoon with her.
“Akshey started avoiding me after the marriage. He leaves the house at around 11 pm and comes back in the early hours of the next day. I checked his mobile phone and found that he is constantly chatting with a woman over Whatsapp,” she alleged in the complaint.
Ms Jain alleged that her in-laws began harassing her when she told them about his “extramarital affair”. “My husband and in-laws have subjected me to a lot of mental, physical, emotional and psychological cruelty for the extra-marital affair of my husband. The family also threatened me.”
Following a complaint made by Ms Jain, the police also registered a case under Sections 498A, 506 and 406 of Indian Penal Code.
“A case has been registered following a complaint by Ruchika and investigation is going on,” said an officer of the Begumpet women police.