Triple Talaq row: 2 Muslim women divorced over Whatsapp by U.S. based husbands

Igniting the issue of triple talaq, two muslim women in Hyderabad have been divorced by their U.S. based husbands over the messaging application Whatsapp. Heena Fatima and Mehreen Noor have lodged an FIR against their husbands Syed Fayazuddin Hussain and Mohammad Abdul who happen to be brothers, for divorcing them unilaterally and without seeking consent. Heena and Mehreen received Whatsapp messages from their respective husbands stating that they have been divorced and later divorce papers were sent from the U.S. Both the women were allegedly harassed by their in-laws and were thrown out of the house after their divorce.