"The state... views child marriage as a practice constituting child abuse because it debases, degrades, and demeans the intrinsic worth and dignity of children," the law states.
The news comes less than 24 hours after his second wife Syeda Tuba Anwar announced her divorce from Aamir Liaquat on her Instagram account.
About 500 couples celebrated their unions under a blue sky Sunday in a New York event aimed at healing the wounds of the COVID-19 pandemic. Garlands on their heads, the couples, many of them already married...
Air raid sirens wailed and one of the brides wore camouflage trousers as the Ukrainian army took a break from frontline fighting in the east to hold a double wedding on Sunday.
“Today, no young man wants to bear the burden of an expensive wedding,” said groom Ebadullah Niazai, who had waited eight years to be married.
"Alhamdulilah today was my Nikah. It is a big day in my life and the start of a new chapter. Please respect my choices and those of my wife and our families. Prayers and love for all," he wrote.
Recently, Parineeti was seen wearing a silver band on her ring finger. As per media reports, Parineeti and Raghav got engaged in a traditional roka ceremony in the presence of close family members.
"The fact is that Sherry Shah and I got married four years ago and never shared the news on social media because of the toxicity of social media. Now that it's public, I would like to thank everyone by heart who sent their prayers for us..."
The couple decided to go ahead with the ceremony on Sunday in the courtyard of the COVID-19 quarantine centre in Baran in the western state of Rajasthan — their protective gear giving it an otherworldly feel.