Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi has assured all assistance to a woman who was reportedly given triple talaq over WhatsApp messaging.
Citing a media report on the issue, Mrs Gandhi said her ministry has taken up the case on priority and assured all assistance to the woman.
In a series of tweets, she said, the Ministry has reached out to the brother of the woman and requested for all details.
Mrs Gandhi said, her Ministry’s endeavours are to socially and legally empower Muslim women and it has always taken a strong stand in their support.
The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill was passed by Lok Sabha on Thursday.