There was a big decline in triple talaq instances after the legislation towards the observe got here into impact and Muslim girls throughout the nation have overwhelmingly welcomed the laws, Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi stated on Saturday.
His remarks got here on the eve of ‘Muslim Girls’s Rights Day’ that’s noticed throughout the nation on August 1 to have fun the enactment of the legislation towards the social evil.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led authorities enacted the legislation on August 1, 2019 that has made the observe of immediate triple talaq a prison offense.
There’s a vital decline in triple talaq instances after the legislation got here into impact, Naqvi was quoted as saying in a press release.
Muslim girls throughout the nation have overwhelmingly welcomed this legislation, he stated.
Totally different organisations throughout the nation will observe August 1 as ‘Muslim Girls Rights Day’.
Union Minister for Girls and Baby Growth Smriti Irani, Union Minister for Setting, Forest and Local weather Change Bhupender Yadav and Naqvi will attend a programme in New Delhi to look at ‘Muslim Girls Rights Day’ on Sunday.
The Modi authorities has strengthened the “self-reliance, self-respect and self-confidence” of the Muslim girls within the nation and guarded their constitutional, elementary and democratic rights by bringing the legislation towards triple talaq, Naqvi stated.