The BJP has blamed Congress president Rahul Gandhi for the triple talaq bill not getting the parliamentary nod in the Monsoon Session. Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar said in New Delhi that Congress supported the triple talaq bill in Lok Sabha but not support in Rajya Sabha for vote bank politics. The minister said, government till last moment tried to ensure the passage of the bill, but Congress stalled it. Mr Kumar said, Modi government is committed to the welfare of Muslim women.
Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, Congress stands exposed by stalling the passage of this landmark bill.