Mann Ki Baat: PM Modi assures justice to Muslim women through Triple Talaq Bill

Updated:3 months, 3 weeks ago IST

New Delhi, Aug 26 (ANI): No civil society can tolerate any kind of injustice towards the woman-power of the country, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Speaking on rape incidents in the country, he said that nation will not tolerate those committing rapes. "Parliament has made a provision of strictest punishment by passing the Criminal Law (Amendment) Bill. Those guilty of rape will get a minimum sentence of ten years and those found guilty of raping girls below the age of 12 years will be awarded the death sentence," added PM Modi. "The triple talaq bill was passed in Lok Sabha but could not be passed in the Rajya Sabha. But, I would like to assure Muslim women that the entire nation is there with them and will ensure that they get justice."

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