The Allahabad High Court on Tuesday observed that Talaq is now to be termed as Khula Talaq.
In the case of Mohammad Gufran v. State of UP
The bench of Justice Dr Kaushal Jayendra Thaker and Justice Gautam Chowdhary, while hearing the plea of the husband who has been accused of committing offences u/s 498-A, 494, 323, 504, 506 I.P.C., 3 and 4 of Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961 and 3 and 4 of Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Act, 2019
The Petitioner along with his wife Huma stated before the court that they want to bury their differences and that they have consented and accepted the talaq.
Under the Muslim Personal Law (Shariat) Application Act, 1937 and as per the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Divorce) Act, 1986- the parties belong to the Muslim religion and as they have accepted the talaq and with full consent, now the term Talaq will be revolute and be termed as Khula Talaq.