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Triple talaq is not un-Islamic, its matter of faith: AIMPLB to SC

AIMPLB compares triple talaq to Ram's birth at Ayodhya, says its a matter of faith

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) today told the Supreme Court that triple talaq is a matter of faith being practiced by Muslims for the last 1,400 years and hence the question of constitutional morality and equity did not arise. The Muslim body also equated triple talaq with the Hindu belief that Lord Rama was born at Ayodhya. "Triple talaq is there since 637. Who are we to say that this is un-Islamic. Muslims are practicing it for last 1,400 years. It is a matter of faith. Hence, there was no question of constitutional morality and equity," former Union Law ...

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First Published: Tue, May 16 2017. 13:56 IST
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