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Prohibition of Child Marriage Act

AA Edit | Child marriages: Bring awareness

Marriage is a social institution in India and Assam is no exception

08 Feb 2023 12:30 AM

Parliamentary panel to decide on marriage age

The bill sets 21 years as the uniform marriage age for both women and men

22 Dec 2021 12:46 AM

Assam: Child marriage will bar people from govt jobs

Rules notified, violators of 2-child policy not eligible too.

29 Oct 2019 1:12 AM

Bombay HC deems 14 year old, man’s marriage valid

The bench directed the woman’s husband to transfer 10 acres land in her name.

07 May 2019 7:15 AM

Child marriages in India halved driving down global rate: UNICEF

Despite the law, child marriage remains deeply rooted and accepted in society, and is widespread in parts of the country.

06 Mar 2018 1:50 PM


MP Sarpanch, 51, loses job for trying to marry 12-yr-old girl

The sarpanch had booked helicopter ride for his would-be wife and sought permission for constructing temporary helipad.

29 Dec 2017 11:07 AM