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A woman was allegedly thrown-off the terrace of a building by her husband after he gave her instant triple talaq for not meeting dowry demands in Hapur district, the police said.
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Jamaat-e-Islami Hind rejects Triple Talaq Bill; questions government’s intention on Uniform Civil Code
Muslim body Jamaat-e-Islami Hind on Thursday rejected the Triple Talaq Bill, calling it “meaningless”. It also questioned the government’s intention on the Uniform Civil Code.
A member of the board, Maulana Ata Ur Rehman Rashdi, said the work of the Supreme Court is to make decisions within the purview of law and not to ‘make’ the law.
Orthodox segments oppose transformational laws, but fail: Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on triple talaq bill
In a series of tweets, Prasad said many Muslim women had met him and requested for a stringent penal provision against the practice of "talaq-e-biddat" or instant triple talaq.
The Minister of State for Prime Minister's Office attacked the Congress saying that the people who always talk about social justice are not in favour of justice to women.
Fresh cases of triple talaq have been reported from Uttar Pradesh, where women were given divorce on frivolous grounds.
The victim was allegedly being harassed by her in-laws as they were demanding a vehicle from her as dowry.
The Budget Session of the Parliament will start on January 29 and the Union Budget will be presented on February 1, government said as the winter session concluded on Friday.
Muslim women protested outside the parliament premises and raised slogans in support of PM Modi for bringing the bill.
When the Budget Session starts on January 29, the motion, which was moved by senior Congress leader Anand Sharma, will be taken up for consideration.
The CPI(M) had always opposed the "primitive" triple talaq practice, Balakrishnan asserted, adding that it denigrated the dignity and honour of women.
Announcing the adjournment, Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said the session, which commenced on December 15, had 13 sittings spread over 61 hours and 48 minutes.
While the Opposition wants theTriple Talaq bill sent to a Select Committee for vetting, the government may want to give it another shot and push for discussion, later this month.
The bill, which has divided political parties and drawn criticism from several Muslim bodies, was passed by the Lok Sabha on December 28. It now has to be passed by the Rajya Sabha to become a law.