Plea in SC challenging section-494 of IPC and Section-2 of Shariat Application Act

Dec 4, 2020

Recently, a plea has been moved by 5 individuals through Advocate Vishnu Shankar Jain in the honourable Supreme Court of India. Where the petitioner prayed that Section- 494 of IPC and Section-2 of Shariat Application Act enabled a Muslim men to take more than 1 wife be declared as unconstitutional. Petitioner stated that Section- 494 of IPC is violating Article- 14,15(1) of the constitution of India.