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Supreme Court strikes down triple talaq: Read full text of the judgment here

The Supreme Court on August 22 rendered the practice of Triple Talaq unconstitutional

BS Web Team  |  New Delhi 

Triple talaq

The Supreme Court by a majority verdict ruled on August 22 that the practice of divorce through triple talaq among the members of the Muslim community is "void", "illegal" and "unconstitutional". The apex court's 3:2 verdict held that the triple talaq is against the basic tenets of Quran.

Here is the full text of the Supreme Court 394-page judgment.

First Published: Tue, August 22 2017. 14:32 IST