Dharmapuri: Girl files case of child marriage, parents booked
On Monday, the wedding took place at a temple in Dharmapuri. Based on the complaint, the Social Welfare Office staff filed a complaint with the Dharmapuri AWPS.
Published: 22nd January 2023 05:29 AM | Last Updated: 22nd January 2023 05:29 AM | A+A A-
DHARMAPURI: Five people, including the parents of a 17-year-old girl, were booked under Child Marriage Act for forcing a minor into marriage on Friday. As per sources in the Dharmapuri All Women Police Station, a 17-year-old girl approached the district social welfare office and filed a complaint that she was forced by her parents into marrying a 25-year-old man, P Suresh.