Tahlka News Bureau
New Delhi: Five Constitutional bench of SC starts hearing on Triple Talaq on Tuesday. All India Muslim Personal Law Board(AIMPLB) recite Supreme Court that triple talaq has been accepted by muslims over 1400 years also questioned the centre for calling the practice un Islamic.
Senior advocate and Union law Minister Kapil Sibal arguing in the court said "Triple talaq is there since 637. Who are we to say that this is un-Islamic. Muslims are practicing it for last 1,400 years. It is a matter of faith. Hence, there was no question of constitutional morality and equity,"
In his ongoing argument kapil sibal told "If I have faith that Lord Rama was born at Ayodhya, then it's a matter of faith and there is no question of constitutional morality,"
AIMPLB asked SC "Muslim marriage is a contract through nikahnama between consenting adults and so is divorce. If both marriage and divorce are contracts, why should others have a problem,"
Supreme Court asked AIMPLB what is the position of e- divorce given on Whats App in Islam? The source of triple talaq can be found in Hadith at the time of Prophet Muhammad told Sibal.
All India Muslim Law Personal Board argued in front of five constitutional bench which comprises Justice Kurian Joseph, R F Nariman, U U Lalit and Abdul Nazeer.
SC told if triple talaq struck dowen in all forms then new law will be regulated for Muslims.