Srinagar: Police have arrested a man for “ruthlessly beating” his wife in Shopian district of south Kashmir.
Police sources said that Gulshan, wife of Javid Ahmad Shiekh, of Hirpora Shopian was allegedly beaten by her husband and her in-laws, resulting in injuries to her nose and abdomen.
Subsequently, police registered a case (FIR NO: 10/2018) under RPC sections of 354,147,148,323. She was taken to District Hospital Shopian from where she was referred to SMHS hospital Srinagar, they said.
A police officer added that police have arrested Javid and investigations taken up.