Consent of family, clan, community not needed for two adults to marry: Jammu and Kashmir High Court

Single-judge Justice MA Chowdhary said in cases where two adults decide to enter into wedlock, only the consent of the individuals involved needs to be considered with primacy.
Married Couple
Married Couple

When two adults consensually choose each other as life partners, then the consent of their family members is not necessary, the High Court of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh recently held [Kulsum Bano vs Union Territory of J & K].

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