Guwahati : A Muslim man gave talaq to his wife after she declined to vote in favor of Congress and post her vote for Bharatiya Janata Party in Assam Assembly Elections 2016. A story is doing round in regional newspapers of Assam which says that a Muslim husband divorced to his wife after she defied the diktat of the village’s elders to vote for the Congress.
The strange incident took place in Donam Addahati village in Sonitpur district of Assam. The elders of the village has passed the diktat to vote for the Congress in the Assam Assembly polls. But Dilwara Begum, wife of Ainuddin, chose to break the order and voted for BJP candidate Pramod Borathakur during the first phase polling in Assam.