Muslim had his friend rape his wife, claims it was Islamic ritual

A man in India had a friend rape his wife, claiming that it was Nikah Halala, a special Muslim ritual, local media reported. The victim, however, says it was simply abuse and that her husband drugged her and filmed the act of rape.

The incident took place in Jaipur, the capital and largest city of the state of Rajasthan in North India, the Hindustan Times reported, citing the victim, a 42-year-old woman who declined to give her name.

The woman said she had been married to her 50-year-old husband, who is also her cousin, for 25 years.