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Triple talaq bill to be tabled today amid Congress protest against Modi

Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad will introduce the Bill

Archis Mohan  |  New Delhi 

Winter session of Parliament to be held from 15 December

The government has listed the (Protection of Rights of Marriage) Bill, 2017, also known as the Triple Talaq Bill, for introduction in the Lok Sabha on Friday. will introduce the Bill that seeks to protect the rights of married and prohibit divorce by pronouncing talaq by their husbands.

The Bill is being opposed by groups for its contentious punitive clauses.

First Published: Fri, December 22 2017. 08:36 IST