Supreme Court to hear petitions challenging Polygamy, Nikah Halala after Winter Break

Bar & Bench December 2 2019

The Supreme Court today agreed to hear the plea challenging the practices of Nikah Halala and polygamy after the winter break, after a mention was made this morning by Advocate Ashwini Kumar Upapadhyay. 

Two years ago, the Supreme Court had struck down the practice of instantaneous triple talaq as unconstitutional in Shayara Bano v Union of India.

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