06 December 2017
UP, First State to Endorse Centre’s Triple Talaq Draft Bill
Uttar Pradesh becomes the first state to endorse the Centre’s draft bill that makes instant triple talaq a cognizable and non-bailable offense.
As per the draft law, its three years’ imprisonment and a fine to a Muslim man trying to divorce his wife by uttering “talaq” three times. The bill is all set to be introduced in the coming winter session of parliament.
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UP CM- Yogi Adityanath, Governor- Ram Naik