මුස්ලිම් විවාහ සහ දික්කසාද පනත (MMDA) ප්‍රතිසංස්කරණය: අප දැන් සිටින්නේ කොතැනද?

මීට වසරකට පෙර, එනම් 2019 අගෝස්තු 22 වන දින එවකට මුස්ලිම් කටයුතු අමාත්‍යාංශය විසින්, මුස්ලිම් පාර්ලිමේන්තු මන්ත්‍රීවරුන්ගේද සම්බන්ධීකරණය සහිතව, සභාගත කරන ලද මුස්ලිම් විවාහ හා දික්කසාද පනත (MMDA) සඳහා වූ ප්‍රතිසංස්කරණ නිර්දේශ මාලාවක් කැබිනට් මණ්ඩලය විසින් අනුමත කරන ලදී. කෙසේ වෙතත්, එයින් වසරක් ගතවූ පසුවත් එම ප්‍රතිසංස්කරණ පිළිබඳ ප්‍රගතියක් දක්නට නොලැබුණි. එම වසරද MMDA යටතේ... Continue Reading →

FAQs: What is happening with MMDA reforms?

The problems and challenges with Sri Lanka’s Muslim Marriage and Divorce Act (MMDA) and Quazi court system is well known and well documented. It is undeniable common knowledge that Muslim women are the most affected by discriminatory provisions, procedures and practices of the MMDA, and the Quazi court system, since its enactment in 1951.  The... Continue Reading →

MEDIA ROUNDUP: Jan – March 2017

Related articles and videos in the months of Jan - March 2017 MARCH 2017  March 28th - Women’s Groups Outraged By Statement On Muslim Marriage - http://www.thesundayleader.lk/2017/03/26/womens-groups-outraged-by-statement-on-muslim-marriage/  March 24th - Islamic cleric's antipathy to marriage law reform irks women http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2017/mar/24/islamic-clerics-antipathy-to-marriage-law-reform-irks-women-1585160.html March 24th - ACJU statement draws flak - https://ceylontoday.lk/print20170101CT20170331.php?id=17773  March 24th - அடையாளம், கலாசாரம், பால் நிலை சமத்துவம், மனித உரிமைகள் - “முஸ்லிம் தனியாள் சட்டத்தைத் திருத்துவதில்... Continue Reading →

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“Allah orders justice, kindness and good conduct. He forbids injustice, immorality and oppression”. [Al-Quran 16:90] Muslims in Sri Lanka have an Act governing marriage and divorce – the 1951 Muslim Marriage and Divorce Act (MMDA), as well as a separate Quazi court system that administers the MMDA. However, over the years of implementation, it has... Continue Reading →

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