Lucknow: Casinos use chips and counters. Gambling and betting in desperation, lead people to play in kind with different articles they own, instead of money. A shocking incident came to light in UP in which a man addicted to alcohol and gambling, used his wife as a bet. He lost, and his friends with whom he had been playing gang-raped her. The incident, which sent ripples of shock in the area, took place in Jafarabad of Jaunpur district. The victim went to Jafarabad police, who at first, did not register a complaint, following which she approached the court. The police were ordered by the court to register an FIR and submit a copy to the court.
According to the victim, her husband, an alcoholic, had been gambling and after using everything he had, finally used her as a bet. He regularly consumed liquor and indulged in gambling with his friend, Arun and relative, Anil. After he lost his wife in a bet, his friends gang-raped her and her husband, abetted in the heinous crime.
Ordered by the court to register an FIR, Jafarabad police have launched a probe into the matter.