Arrested on charge of child marriage

  June 22, 2018 By: INSEC

Police have arrested 18 years old Ram Kumar Mikhiya of Kajain Grampanchayat-7 India on charge of marrying 15 years old girl of Tirhut Rural Municipality.

He was arrested from Bhantabari of Sunsari based on a victim’s complaint according to Area Police Office of Kanchanrup. The accused married the victim on May 20 against her will.

The victim had lodged complaint at Area Police Office against her father Bijaya Kumar Mukhiya,36, mother Lalita Devi Mukhiya,34 and 60 years old grandfather Kailu Mukhiya.

The search for them is undergoing according to police.

Manohar Kumar Pokhrel