Delhi police confirmed arresting a man for divorcing his wife after pronouncing the word "talaq" thrice. It was after complaint was lodged in north Delhi's Bara Hindu Rao police station by a 29-year-old woman. The man arrested has been identified as Atir Shamim, a resident of Azad Market area. It was on June 23, as per police version, that the husband pronounced talaq three times upon her and sent a fatwah on Whatsapp mentioning that triple talaq was pronounced. The man was booked under new Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Act, 2019.