Sunday, September 23, 2018

Muslim's Triple Talak / Divorce illegal and void in India, offence

On 19th Sept. 2018 President of India promulgated an Ordinance - The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Ordiannce 2018- Prohibited triple talaq (talaq-e-biddat); make such talaq void and illegal; punishable by imprisonment for a term which may extent to three years or / fine; Muslim woman entitled for subsistance allowance, custody of minor children; Offence compoundable at instance of married woman with permisson of Magistrate; No bail to accused without hearing Muslim woman. Complaint can be filed with Police Station.