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Today Lok Sabha passes bill criminalizing instant Triple Talaq

The Lok Sabha on Thursday passed the most contentious bill that criminalizes instant triple talaq which is prominent in Muslim community across India, and makes it punishable by up to three years imprisonment for the male counterpart. But as usual Congress made it hard for Modi government and wanted it to be scrutinized by the Standing Committee of Parliament, a demand that was rejected by the chair. The Lok Sabha passed the