Child Marriage(Search results - 5)
India4, Jul 2019, 2:38 PM IST
Uppara community bans child marriages; imposes Rs 4 lakh fine for non-compliance
Putting an end to the age-old practise, the Uppara community has decided to ban child marriages in their fold. The community will levy Rs 4 lakh from families that do not comply with the decision.
India13, Jun 2019, 3:44 PM IST
Karnataka: Officers rescue girl from child marriage in Hosapete
Officers prevented the wedding of 17-year-old girl, who is studying in Class 8 in Hosapete. Parents of the girl were made to sign an agreement stating that they wouldn't get the girl married till she turns 18.
India15, May 2019, 3:23 PM IST
Auto driver in Chennai brutally killed for informing police about child marriage
An auto rickshaw driver was hacked to death for informing the police about a minor girl’s wedding in his locality of Ayanavaram, Chennai.