Special Team Of Kolkata Police Likely To Go U.P For Shami-Jahan’s Case


Kolkata: The Mohammed Shami-Hasin Jahan case continues to get murkier with each passing day. Jahan, wife of the Indian pacer, labelled Shami a “womaniser”, saying he has extra-marital affairs before alleging that he fixed matches.

On Sunday, Hasin Jahan informed the reporters that she got full co-operation by Kolkata Police. Now Special team of Kolkata Police likely to go to Uttar Pradesh for the further investigation of the case of Hasin Jahan’s allegation of rape.

Hasin Jahan was interrogated at Lalbazar on Saturday afternoon and Kolkata Police recorded the statement of Hasin Jahan on cheating case. As the Kolkata police on Friday lodged an FIR against cricketer Mohammed Shami after his wife Hasin Jahan accused him of having extra-marital affairs, torture, and even match-fixing.

The Kolkata Police has started a case against India fast bowler Mohammed Shami under several sections of the Indian Penal Code including 498A, which amounts to cruelty to a woman by her husband or his relatives.

The other charges pressed against Shami are under Section 307 – attempt to murder, Section 323 – punishment for voluntarily causing hurt, Section 376 – rape, Section 506 – criminal intimidation. Four other family members of the cricketer have also been named in the complaint by the police. The BCCI also put Shami’s annual contract on hold following the allegations.