Yet another Triple Talaq Bill introduced in Lok Sabha

Bar & Bench June 21 2019
Triple Talaq

The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019, which seeks to criminalise the practice of Triple Talaq, was introduced in the Lok Sabha today.

Previous attempts to introduce such a legislation were met with staunch opposition. And today was no different. While 186 sitting members of the Lok Sabha supported the latest version of the Triple Talaq Bill, 74 members opposed it.

Justifying the need for the Bill, Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today . . .

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