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Nikah Halala: A proxy scandal

The book is an attempt 'to take the lid off this legalized form of prostitution, encouraged under the garb of faith by men of religion'

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Mr Salam argues that the practice is more widely prevalent than most people allow themselves to believe, and flourishes in parts of rural India
Mr Salam argues that the practice is more widely prevalent than most people allow themselves to believe, and flourishes in parts of rural India

Muslim society, writes Ziya Us Salam in Nikah Halala: Sleeping with a Stranger, is in a state of denial on nikah halala. Many in the community blame television channels for raking it up to garner TRPs, he says.

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First Published: Wed, July 29 2020. 00:35 IST

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