Talib Hussain, who led agitation in Kathua Case, accused of domestic violence

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Talib Hussain, a social activist and advocate who led the agitation against the rapists in the Kathua gang rape-cum-murder has been accused of domestic violence & attempt to kill his wife over Dowry.

According to a report in The Indian Express, an FIR was filed after preliminary enquiry by the police into the complaint of Talib’s wife Nusrat Begum, 30. The directions for inquiry come on Thursday came from Shabnam Sheikh, the Chief Judicial Magistrate.

The police said that Talib had married Nusrat in 2015 and the couple have two children. The FIR was registered after neighbours told police that Nusrat along with her two daughters had been living in her father Mohammad Tahir’s home since her husband allegedly physically assaulted her for dowry.

FIR in this regard has been registered against Talib Hussain, who reportedly collected nearly one crore to provide justice to Rassana victim

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As per FIR Talib Hussain has been torturing his wife and two daughters for money. His wife has lodged complaint of domestic violence and molestation against her husband.

The police said Nusrat, her father Mohammad Tahir and nearly a dozen neighbours brought a written complaint along with the court order to the police. The FIR was registered after the neighbours told the police that Nusrat had been living along with her two minor daughters at Tahir’s home since her husband allegedly physically assaulted her for dowry, Samba SSP Anil Magotra said.
The police said they plan to get Nusrat’s statement recorded before a judicial magistrate under Section 164 Ranbir Penal Code (RPC) before proceeding against Talib in the matter. He has been booked under various provisions of RPC, including domestic violence, demanding dowry, threatening to divorce his wife and making an attempt to murder her.
We have registered an FIR for domestic violence, attempt to murder, cruelty against woman and molestation under the RPC against Hussain,” Chanchal Singh, SHO, Samba, told. He said Hussain had been declared an absconder
His brother has also been booked for molestation and having common intention to intimidate her, police sources said.

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