Personal Law

Selective concern

Print edition : February 02, 2018

Activists of the Women India Movement protesting on Parliament Street in New Delhi against the triple talaq Bill on January 4. Photo: Sandeep Saxena

Shayara Bano, the original petitioner in the triple talaq case. Photo: By Special Arrangement

Muslim women celebrating the passage of the triple talaq Bill by the Lok Sabha in New Delhi on December 31. Photo: PTI

While the demand for the abolition of talaq-e-biddat has the support of almost every political party, the limited framework of the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2017, and the tabling of the Bill without consultations have rankled Muslim women’s organisations and non-NDA parties.

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