BMMA’s DRAFT MUSLIM FAMILY LAW

THE MUSLIM MARRIAGE AND DIVORCE ACT  Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan  Statement of Objects and Reasons  The Muslim Personal Law (Shariat) Application Act, 1937 was passed to ensure that customary law does not take the place of Muslim Personal Law. However in the absence of a codified law, customary practices which are divergent from the values…

BMMA releases its draft of codified Muslim family law on 18th June 2014

 BHARATIYA MUSLIM MAHILA ANDOLAN Muslim Women Demand Codified Personal Law, Release Draft Press release Muslim women gathered under the aegis of Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan [BMMA] in Mumbai on 17th and 18th of July to demand codification of Muslim personal law. They released a draft law which has been put together in consultation with thousands of Muslim women apart…

Consultations on Codification in Chennai and Puri

Consultations in Chennai and Puri to discuss draft Muslim Family law BMMA held a consultation with lawyers and religious experts in Chennai on 30th and 31st March 2013 to discuss the draft law. Mr. Faizur Rahman, Adv. Zafarullah Khan, Adv. Jawad, and Mr. Salim participated in the consultation. Many suggestions were given and they were…