CII bill proposing ‘lightly beating’ of wives challenged in SC

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A petition filed in the Supreme Court Monday (today) challenges the controversial bill proposed by Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) allowing husbands to ‘lightly beat’ defying wives.The bill was challenged by Barrister Zafarullah. He claimed in his petition that the CII misinterpreted Quranic verses in the bill.The petitioner claims that Islam doesn’t permit violence [of any…