Cabinet approves amendments in Triple Talaq Bill

Updated:3 months, 1 week ago IST

New Delhi, Aug 09 (ANI): Union Law and Justice Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday informed that the Cabinet has approved amendments in law relating to triple talaq. Briefing the media, Ravi Shankar Prasad said, “We've proposed three changes. If any husband gives triple talaq instantaneously and breaks marriage then FIR shall only become cognizable when it is filed by victim or blood relation or relation by marriage. It has been made compoundable, if the wife and the husband desire to settle their differences then the magistrate can compound the offence on appropriate terms and conditions. Magistrate can grant bail after hearing the wife.”

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