This verdict is historic, its not about anyone's win or loss: Amit Shah

National | Aug. 22, 2017, 1:28 p.m.

New Delhi: The reaction to the verdict of Triple Talaq has been varied and interesting. 2017 has witnessed one of the greatest social reforms of the times. This was a historic hearing, and one of the most awaited one, on the fate of millions of Muslim women across the country. The Supreme Court on Tuesday held triple talaq being practised by the Muslim community as "unconstitutional", "arbitrary" and "not part of Islam".
A five judge constitutional bench by a 3:2 majority judgement said there is no constitutional protection for triple talaq.

-This verdict is historic, its not about anyone's win or loss. I welcome this on behalf of the party: Amit Shah

-We hail the judgement, it protects personal laws and at the same time deprecates the practice of Triple Talaq

- What we hoped to happen has now happened, it is a good decision. Yeh faisla sachchai, vastvikta aur sahi Islam ko ujaagar karta hai: Salman Khurshid

- Its a good judgement and its another step towards gender justice and gender equality:Maneka Gandhi,Union Minister

-What will happen to those Muslim women who even after judgement will accept 'Talaq', all issues have to be addressed. Our grievances & apprehensions whether they have been addressed by the judges or not can be said after seeing judgement: Z Jilani, AIMPLB

-Welcome SC 's judgement, request Central Govt to bring in a legislation soon: MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

-Muslim samaj mein auraton ki stihi ko samjha jaye,is judgement ko accept kiya jaaye aur jaldi se jaldi kanoon bane. Judgement ka swagat aur samarthan karti hun. Muslim mahilon ke liye bahut etihaasik din hai:Shayara Bano

-I can say with satisfaction this was the last case which I did before I decided to quit: Former Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi

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