Triple Talaq Bill
The entire uproar around the subject of Triple Talaq has improved reporting of such cases in media when earlier they weren’t talked about at all anywhere.
Sub-Inspector Yogesh Patil of Mumbra police said, “We have the screenshot of their November 2018 WhatsApp chat in which he has typed ‘talaq’ thrice. We shall use that as evidence.”
The Bill advocates the cause of the women who are victims of instant divorce in India. Now that the bill is passed, it bans the practice of instant Triple Talaq in Islam.
A total of 303 votes were cast in favor of clearing the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019 in the Lok Sabha, while 82 votes were cast against it.
The opposing members don’t want the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019 to be proposed before wider consultation involving parties from other side of the treasury bench.
The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019 is all set to replace an ordinance issued in February by the previous BJP-NDA government. On the other hand a private bill denying women entry into the Sabarimala temple will also be tabled.
Among the key bills to be tabled in first session of Lok Sabha also features the Triple Talaq Bill, 2019 – it is the only bill majorly affecting the women of the country.
Union Cabinet cleared the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019 punishing offenders of instant Triple Talaq.
All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) is going to stage a peaceful protest against the government’s Triple Talaq Bill…
All India Democratic Women’s Association (AIDWA) and several other women’s rights groups have collectively written a letter to Union Law…
As the debate against the Triple Talaq Bill progresses, a group of Muslim women — the Bhartiya Muslim Mahila Andolan…