Victory of Gender Justice and will Further Equality In Society: PM on the Passage of Triple Talaq Bill

PM Shri
Narendra Modi thanked all the parties and MPs who have supported the
passage of the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill,
2019 in both Houses of Parliament. He said that they have risen to the
occasion and this step of theirs will be forever remembered in India’s
In a series
of tweets he said that “An archaic and medieval practice has finally
been confined to the dustbin of history! Parliament abolishes Triple
Talaq and corrects a historical wrong done to Muslim women. This is a
victory of gender justice and will further equality in society. India
rejoices today!”
He further
tweeted that “This is an occasion to salute the remarkable courage of
those Muslim women who have suffered great wrongs just due to the
practice of Triple Talaq.The abolition of Triple Talaq will contribute
to women empowerment and give women the dignity they deserve in our