Mumbai woman switched off fan, got triple talaq
While the triple talaq issue was still being heard and played out, a bizarre case came up for hearing at an NGO on Friday night where the husband divorced his wife through triple talaq because she had switched off the fan of the room where he was sleeping. The case had come up at Public Complaint Centre in Pydhonie that looks to amicably settle marital disputes through Shariat based laws.
The incident happened three years ago but only came up for “hearing” on Friday night after the husband complained to the body that his wife had refused to leave his house despite a divorce given to her. The complaint was made over a month ago and “notices” were issued to his wife.
Public Complaint Centre, which provides free legal aid and help to couples, works under Bombay Social Service, an NGO registered with charity commissioner. A few years ago, the complaint centre was even complimented for its work by the Bombay High Court. “There is a legal and medical cell which provide free services,” said advocate Javed Ansari.
Ansari is part of legal cell along with advocate Bharat Joshi, chairperson of the legal aid center.
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