Triple Talaq Bill not a prestige issue for govt, seeks justice for Muslim women: BJP
NEW DELHI: The ruling BJP on Monday said that the controversial Triple Talaq Bill, which is facing stiff resistance from several quarters, is meant to seek justice for thousands of Indian Muslim women and the government is determined to push hard for its clearance in the Parliament.
While stating that the Triple Talaq Bill, which is listed in Rajya Sabha, is not a question of government’s reputation, Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar urged all parties to support the bill in the Upper House.
”Triple Talaq Bill is listed in Rajya Sabha, it’s not a question of government’s reputation. The Bill is meant to get justice for women, so everyone should support it. We all must help in getting the Bill passed, ” Tomar told ANI.