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Cabinet approves ordinance on triple talaq bill

Updated : February 20, 2019 06:22 AM IST

The cabinet gave its nod to the ordinance after a bill that had sought to make the practice a non-bailable offence faced resistance from Congress and some other parties in Rajya Sabha despite being approved by Lok Sabha.
Once signed by President Ram Nath Kovind, the triple talaq ordinance will come into force for the third time in less than one year.

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