Allahabad : In a major breakthrough on religious personal law, Allahabad High Court has termed ‘Triple oral Talaq’ (Divorce by just saying Talaq thrice by Muslim men) as a violation of Muslims women rights.
“Triple talaq is unconstitutional; it violates the rights of Muslim women. No Personal Law Board is above the Constitution,” said the Allahabad high court in its order.
"No Personal Law Board is above the Constitution," says Allahabad High Court
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The High Court has also announced “No personal law is above the Constitution of India ”
The Supreme Court is also hearing a petition challenging the validity of triple talaq as several individuals and NGOs have sought a ban on its practice.