Man cuts wife's hair for not covering head

Ghaziabad, Jan 22 (IANS) A man cut his wife's hair here and forced her out of house as a punishment for not following the custom of keeping her head covered with a cloth. The wife complained to police but later agreed to sort out the matter amicably, police said.

Rukhsana lodged a police complaint after her hair were cut by her husband Mohd. Israr Monday evening in Prem Nagar locality of Loni town.

Inspector Virendra Yadav said: "We received a complaint from the victim. The husband was called for questioning. Both the parties agreed to resolve the issue themselves."