CII rejects Women Protection Bill

03 Mar, 2016 2:12 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) has on Thursday rejected the Women Protection Bill presented by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Punjab governments declaring it western law.

An important meeting of Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) was held under the chair of Maulana Muhammad Khan Sherani. The CII members including Allama Iftikhar Ahmed Naqvi, Mufti Idrees attended the meeting.

The Council members termed Women Protection Bill passed by the Punjab Assembly against the Islamic teachings and the constitution.

The CII further sought a copy of the bill from Punjab Assembly after which it would accumulate recommendations regarding the law in the next meeting.

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