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UP: Woman alleges husband got married 9 times, man says no ‘only thrice’


A woman from Uttar Pradesh has alleged that her husband was already married nine times and got engaged with her without informing about his previous marriages. The accused has been arrested by the police after his seventh wife filed a complaint.

The woman quoted to ANI, ‘he used to joke I am his 7th wife. I contacted a girl known to him & came to know that he is married to her as well. She said he used to call her his 9th wife’.

Meanwhile, the accused denied all the allegation. He said, ‘I only had three marriages. She took my joke seriously. I have three children with 1st wife’. Police says, ‘have arrested him on written complaint of his wife in which she has mentioned only another marriage. Now she is claiming more marriages, that we will verify’