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Practice of triple talaq causing harm to women: Venkaiah Naidu

Triple talaq is not in the interest of women, it should end said Naidu

Press Trust of India  |  Kochi 

Amid the raging debate in the country over the 'triple talaq' issue, Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Tuessay said the practice should end as it is causing harm to women. The Urban Development Minister said the Law Commission and the Supreme Court had sought public opinion and discussion on the triple talaq practise. "The Government of India, after discussion, has given its opinion that triple talaq is not in the interest of women. It should end," said Naidu, who is also the Minister for Information and Broadcasting, said. "That is the opinion of ...

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First Published: Tue, October 18 2016. 13:42 IST
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