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Woman files rape claim against boyfriend after he announced engagement to another woman on Facebook

By Mason White 5:34 PM March 12, 2015
Engaged couple illustration 

By: Mahesh Sarin
A woman became extremely angry at her boyfriend after he announced his engagement to another woman on Facebook, police in India said.

Kozhikode Police said that the 29-year-old man who has written about his engagement in his Facebook page, ran into trouble because his former girlfriend filed a complaint against him for allegedly raping her on the pretext of marriage.

M. Shameer of Koorachundu, was arrested two days after the woman complained that she had been sexually exploited.

The woman told investigators that she was surprised to see the post in which Shameer had announced his engagement to another woman.

The woman went to Shameer’s house and yelled at her boyfriend. The man called police, who arrived at the scene and arrested Shameer after the woman claimed that she was raped.

Shameer was charged with rape and was remanded into custody for 14 days.