Forward of the primary anniversary of the regulation in opposition to triple talaq, Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Wednesday shared movies of Muslim girls thanking Prime Minister Narendra Modi for bringing in laws to finish the observe of arbitrary divorce.
The BJP is celebrating the primary anniversary of the regulation coming into drive because the ”Muslim Girls’s Rights Day” and the principle operate can be organised on Friday on the BJP nationwide headquarters the place Union ministers Ravi Shankar Prasad, Smriti Irani, and Mr Naqvi will tackle Muslim girls from throughout the nation by way of a video hyperlink.
The BJP Minority Morcha and the Mahila Morcha may also organise comparable programmes in numerous states.
There have been many movies shared on social media of Muslim girls thanking the Prime Minister for getting the Muslim Girls (Safety of Rights on Marriage) Act, 2019 handed, utilizing the hashtag ”ThanksModiBhaiJaan”.
“तीन तलाक (तिलाके-बिद्दत) जैसी कुरीति-कुप्रथा, क्राइम को कानूनन जुर्म बनाने के लिए” प्रधानमंत्री श्री @narendramodi जी को मुस्लिम महिलाओं का शुक्रिया । #MuslimWomenRightsDay#ThanksModiBhaiJaanpic.twitter.com/kSH1YTzizH
— Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi (@naqvimukhtar) July 29, 2020
Mr Naqvi additionally shared movies on his Twitter, Fb and Instagram accounts by which Muslim girls from numerous elements of the nation thanked the prime minister.
Within the movies, Sahabiya from Hyderabad, Shahida Abbas from Maharashtra, Shabana Rehman and Tabassum from Delhi thanked the prime minister for the invoice, asserting that Muslim girls are feeling safe now.
On August 1, 2019 the invoice in opposition to triple talaq was enacted right into a regulation after the President gave his assent to the laws.
Mr Naqvi had mentioned final week that there was about 82 per cent decline in triple talaq circumstances for the reason that regulation in opposition to the “social evil” was put in place. He had termed August 1, when the laws got here into impact, as “Muslim girls’s rights day”.
The Narendra Modi authorities made the regulation in opposition to triple talaq following the Supreme Courtroom’s judgement of 2017 that declared as unconstitutional the instantaneous observe, adopted by Muslim males, of divorcing a spouse by uttering the phrase ”talaq” thrice.
By enacting the triple talaq regulation, the Modi authorities has strengthened socio-economic, elementary and constitutional rights of the Muslim girls, Mr Naqvi had mentioned earlier.
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