Arrested on charge of child marriage

  May 28, 2018 By: INSEC

Police have arrested Nasarul Miya, 23 of Madhuwani District, Bihar in India on May 27 on charge of doing child marriage with 16 years old Gulshan Khatun of Shambhu Nath Municipality-12.

The victim’s father Bijali Miya, 49 had lodged complaint against the accused at DPO accusing him of marring her daughter after taking her in India. He is charged under the child marriage act according to DPO.

The accused married the victim on April 11. The marriage was held in a social norms in agreement with both party however it is unusual why the victim’s father lodged a complaint.


Manohar Kumar Pokhrel