Govt officer arrested for assaulting wife, father-in-law

Muzaffarnagar: A govt officer has been detained on Sun. for reportedly assaulting his own spouse, who’s an IAS official, & her dad over a family (4) dispute in WP’s Muzaffarnagar dist., police officer said.

Rajiv Nayan, who’s published in Gurgaon as a local labor commissioner, has been charged with trying to killing, a police official stated.

Nayan’s spouse, Shelja Sharma, has been residing separately in her parents’ home in New Mandi region following the dispute. He entered into the home by breaking open the door, & assaulted Sharma & her dad, who has been wounded, as per the case.

Sr. Supervisor of Police Abhishek Yadav stated the charged also threatened Sharma, who’s a Bihar(BR)-cadre official published in Patna.

She also claimed that her spouse had opened a fraud Facebook(FB) profile in her name, Yadav stated.

A complaint was lodged over Nayan under sections 307 (trying to killing), 452, 352, 504 & 605 of the Indian Penal Code & 66B of the Info Technology Act, the SSP stated.

He was detained & to judicial custody, Yadav added further.