Angrej Singh, a resident of Dial Rajputan village, has been booked along with his six aides for allegedly thrashing and molesting his wife on Tuesday.
The victim was reportedly having a dispute with her husband for long. The other accused mentioned in the first-information report are Amrik Singh of Sarhali village, Jaswinder Singh of Bahmani Wala village and four unidentified persons.
In her complaint lodged with the police, the victim stated that she was going to Bhikhiwind for some personal work on Monday when the accused attacked her.
A case has been registered under Sections 323, 324 (voluntarily causing hurt), 354 (assault, outrage modesty), 506 (criminal intimidation), 148 (rioting) and 149 (unlawful assembly) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) at the Sadar police station. Subinspector Rabinder Singh said the accused are absconding.
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