Child witness, Bombay High Court
Child witness, Bombay High Court

[Child marriages in tribal areas] "Married at 12, conceive before 15:" Bombay High Court orders survey

Bench of Chief Justice Dipankar Datta and Justice MS Karnik was hearing a PIL raising concerns over malnutrition deaths in tribal areas of Maharashtra

The Bombay High Court on Monday directed district collectors and magistrate across Maharashtra to conduct a survey and identify areas where the instances of child marriages are prevalent [Dr. Rajendra Burma v. State of Maharashtra & Ors.]

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