Police stops child marriage

  November 1, 2018 By: INSEC

Police have stopped and voided the child marriage at Sanibheri Rural Municipality in Rukum west on November 1. The child marriage was stopped as it was illegal.

Police have confirmed that they have voided the marriage of 17 years old boy from Sanibheri Rural Municipality-8 and 18 years old girl of Musikot Municipality-14.

The couple was about to marry by eloping however police was informed by children club and the marriage was stopped.  Police have handed over both boy and girl to their respective parents in condition of marrying them after reaching marital age.

Manisha KC