President Ram Nath Kovind gives his assent to landmark Triple Talaq bill, law to be enforced retrospectively
The NDA government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi championing the social cause of Muslim women had initiated the process of legislation to ban "Triple Talaq" after the historic Supreme Court judgement declaring the barbaric Islamic practise as unconstitutional.
The victim woman said that her husband gave her Triple Talaq orally in front of his family, 40 days after her mother died.
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The victim’s father said his daughter had a strained relationship with her husband since the time she got married. He said that Sabir had previously also thrashed Zainab and hit her with a stick on her head.
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The police arrested Agra's Rakabganj resident Chukru Rehman aka Zikru Rehman after his wife Tarannum Begum had approached CM Yogi Adityanath alleging that her husband had given her triple talaq.
Mohammad Khan has two wives, the first has three children, with the youngest being just 10 days old.
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A case of sedition is also filed against the cleric and two other persons
Following the violence, he was taken into custody by the police.
A brief look at the history of the case, and the major arguments made in the Supreme Court by both sides.
One of the clerics claimed that normally women are responsible for the talaq