Bankura: Bankura Child Line along with Ranibandh block administration and Ranibandh police jointly on Thursday hindered two minors marriage in Bankura. District Child Line officials said it has been possible after convincing their parents and family.
The Officials depending on a secret source reached Bethuala and Rudraa-Doongrikoli of Bankura along with police.
According to a local source, two minor girls are student of class nine and class ten. They were supposed to get married on June 18.
Mentioning Child Line a source said, initially the families were not convinced to stop thye marriage. They didn’t want to miss such ‘wanted groom’, said as representative team.
Bankura district Officials and administration people somehow convinced them legal hassels and others aspect after change their mind they have given a written state. They have stated, “We were not aware of the fact that marriage under eighteen is illegal and it wont be repeated again.”
Co-Ordinator of Bankura Child Line Sajal Sil said, Marriage of two minors have been stopped on the same day with co-operation of administration. The authority has promised to avoid minor marriage permanently.