Cannot approve minors entering into physical relationship, getting married: Allahabad High Court

Justice Rajesh Singh Chauhan made the observation while hearing a bail application of a person charged for sexual assault under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO Act).
Allahabad High Court
Allahabad High Court

The Allahabad High Court expressed its displeasure at minors getting married, stating that 15-16 years is not the age for young people to enter into physical relationship and get married [Suraj v. State of UP].

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