Triple Talaq

Cabinet approves ordinance on Triple Talaq: Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said : The Union Cabinet Tuesday gave its nod to issue the Triple Talaq ordinance, which makes the practice of instant triple talaq by Muslim men a penal offence. A bill which seeks to make the practice of talaq-e-biddat void is pending in Rajya Sabha. The bill will lapse on June 3 with the dissolution of the present Lok Sabha. The Cabinet has given its nod