SALE OF EDUCATION IS ON, WHERE WILL THE POOR GO??

PRESS NOTE BHARATIYA MUSLIM MAHILA ANDOLAN SALE OF EDUCATION IS ON, WHERE WILL THE POOR GO?? BMMA is national rights based movement of Muslim women to ensure social, economic, legal and political rights of Muslim women. The Movement is active in 13 states and has a membership base of 60,000 women. It believes that Muslim…

AIMPLB and Sadhvi Prachi Must Stop Politics over Yoga

Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan AIMPLB and Sadhvi Prachi Must Stop Politics over Yoga Press Release The Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan calls upon the All India Muslim Personal Law Board [AIMPLB] and the likes of Sadhvi Prachi, Yogi Adityanath-Sakshi Maharaj to immediately halt politicking an important public issues of which they have little or no understanding…

DHARNA TO ‘PROTECT CONSTITUTION’

A dharna was organized in February 2015 along with Ann Hakk Parishad, Kabeera Group and Shramik Muktivadi Sanghatana to condemn the Shiv Sena leader who said that the  Constitution must be amended to do away with the words ‘secular’ and ‘Socialist’. 54 people  participated in the dharna. A submission was done the next day to the Chief Minister…

REMOVE BEEF BAN

REMOVE BEEF BAN Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan along with Ann Hakk Parishad, Kabeera Group, Awami Vikas Party, Bombay Catholic Sabha, Mahila Vikas Kendra, Committee for Right to Housing, Young Social Group, Hukook-e-Niswan Mahila Sanghatana, NEEDs, A-Z Social Service, Idrisi Jamaat, Sailani Education Foundation, Saheli Sanstha, Social Foundation, Centre For Study of Society and Secularism, Shramik…

BMMA CONDEMNS ISRAELI AGGRESSION ON GAZA

 Press Release Statement calling for immediate ceasefire in Gaza The West Asian territories of Palestine and Israel have been a bone of contestation for a long time. There has been very little success to negotiations and dialogue between the respective governments in the region which has seen worst violence and humanitarian crisis periodically.  The people…

PRESS RELEASE RELATED TO THE SC JUDGMENT AGAINST FATWAS

Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan Press release We whole-heartedly welcome today’s judgment by the honorable Supreme Court against fatwas that trample upon rights of individuals and stating that diktats which are violative of rights of any individual are to be considered illegal and invalid. The honorable court has rightly censured any institution which issues diktats affecting…

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…