Man booked for thrashing pregnant wife, giving triple talaq in Chhattisgarh's Korea

A man was arrested for thrashing his pregnant wife and also giving her triple talaq in Chhattisgarh's Korea district on August 19. He was booked under Manendragarh police station limits of Korea district. While speaking to ANI on this matter, Police official said, "She (victim) was beaten up by her in-laws and husband. Case is registered against him under Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Act, 2019 and Indian Penal Code (IPC)." Meanwhile, while speaking to media, the triple talaq victim added, "Since five years I was being thrashed by my in-laws and husband. Today also I was beaten up and he (my husband) gave me triple talaq." "When I told him he will have to give me money for our children, he refused, threatened me and threw me out. I am pregnant," she further stated. Triple Talaq Bill was passed in Rajya Sabha on July 30 criminalising men for divorcing by uttering talaq thrice.