The state government didn't reply, which is read as rejection of the bill, he said.
"These days a number of reforms are being brought in".
Union law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad had told the lower house that the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill seeks to "ensure the larger constitutional goals of gender justice and gender equality of married Muslim women, and help sub-serve their fundamental rights of non-discrimination and empowerment". "The Congress takes one step forward and then 10 steps backward".
The party wants all its MPs' presence in the Parliament on January 2 and 3 for the passage of several crucial bills during the period. "The Muslim women are happy, but I don't know why the Congress is sad", he added.
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Several Opposition parties had insisted on wider consultations to address alleged loopholes in the bill, although it received the Lok Sabha's nod on Thursday. It was passed after the House discarded a set of amendments moved by varied Opposition members. Find us on Facebook too!
The bill could get stalled in the Rajya Sabha where government lacks a majority and it may be referred to a parliamentary committee for its review.
AIADMK and BJD had opposed the legislation in Lok Sabha. "Let it go for reconsideration to Select Committee", says NCP leader Majeed Memon. "They are saying don't send bills to the Standing Committee for closer scrutiny".
"Why should we employ such haste in clearing a bill that will impact a sizeable population of country", CPI MP D. Raja said.
It gives power to the victim to approach a magistrate seeking "subsistence allowance" for herself and minor children in the case of instant triple talaq or talaq-e-biddat.