Man held for giving triple talaq to wife in UP's Shamli

Muzaffarnagar (UP), Jan 31 (PTI) A man was arrested for giving triple talaq to his wife in Kandhla town of Shamli district, police said.

Nadeem was arrested on Thursday for pronouncing the unlawful practice on his wife Busra, they said.

A case was registered after a complaint was lodged by Busra in which it stated that she had been living in her parents' house due to a family dispute for the last six months and Nadeem gave her triple talaq on Thursday.

Parliament had passed a legislation last year making instant tripe talaq a criminal offence. PTI CORR HDA