Woman allegedly given Triple Talaq by husband for giving birth to girl child in Ayodhya

A woman was allegedly given Triple Talaq by her husband in Uttar Pradesh's Ayodhya. She was given talaq for giving birth to a girl child. While speaking to ANI, the victim said, "Since the first month of our wedding my husband started torturing me for dowry. When I gave birth to a girl I was given triple talaq. I demand justice." Triple Talaq Bill was passed in Rajya Sabha on July 30 criminalising men for divorcing by uttering talaq thrice. Meanwhile, the Additional SP (Rural) of Ayodhya Shailendra Kumar Singh said, "The incident happened under Haiderganj police station limit. On the basis of the complaint filed by the victim the case has been registered. Investigation is underway in the case."