Build shelter homes on Waqf property: Shaista Ambar

Lucknow, 12th August : Disclosing to media, in the Press Club, Shaista Ambar, President of All India Women Personal Law Board said that the Prime Minister had assured her that the government will look into the the matter of Waqf property soon. She has suggested to PM to build shelter homes on waqf property and and to give on lease to the Widows, divorced women of the minorities. She said that she has given a memorandum to him, regarding the misuse of power by Muslim clergy, in matters related to Muslim women Marriage and Talaq matters. She also presented to him, a model Nikanama, which has been prepared by her board to the PM. The Nikanama is in Hindi, English and Urdu and has 4 copies to be given to respective parties and 1 copy to marriage registration office.
She was critical of the statement issued by the outgoing Vice-President but she welcomed the move to videography the Independence day celebrations, in Madrasa.
by Afzal Ali Shah Maududi, Editor.