SC refers fresh plea against polygamy, ‘nikah halala’ to constitution bench

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The Supreme Court today sought response from the Centre on a fresh plea challenging practices of polygamy and nikah halala among Muslims, as it referred the matter to a constitution bench that has been already asked to hear a batch of similar petitions. A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud considered …