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UK Marriage Act

UK government to make Nikah without registration a crime, Imam likely to face action

The UK government is planning to make changes in the Marriage Act to make any Nikah (marriage) a criminal offence if not registered with the concerned authorities. According to Pakistan-based Dawn News, any Imam who presides over a Nikah, which has not been registered, can face criminal proceedings.

Jun 03, 2018, 10:26 AM IST