Child Marriage
North East  /  Published 23.01.23

Child marriage to be tried under POCSO

The state has a high rate of maternal and infant mortality and the primary cause is child marriage...
By PTI in Guwahati

News  /  Published 18.01.23

Murshidabad madrasa takes initiative to stop child marriage

Cabinet was formed after the new session started in January comprising 60 students from classes V to X...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

News  /  Published 11.01.23

Writing workshop in Diamond Harbour to voice ordeal

Life experiences published in NGO’s magazine...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

India  /  Published 19.12.22

15-yr-old girl married off, face domestic abuse

the girl also informed the DCW that she got pregnant and her in-laws tried to abort the foetus, but were unsuccessful...
By PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 27.11.22

State commission for protection of child rights launches video against child marriage

It focuses on the need to study and learn skills that would help children to be independent...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata


West Bengal  /  Published 23.11.22

Cop attacked in bid to stop child marriage

The arrested include Sanjoy Mandal, a booth committee president of the Trinamul Congress, who allegedly instigated the villagers to assault the cops...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

News  /  Published 01.11.22

NGO forms club for Kolkata slum boys to open up

Space for students to share vulnerabilities...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

News  /  Published 24.10.22

Bengal girl prevents marriage by dialling Childline

Unicef is providing technical support to strengthen schemes such as the West Bengal government's flagship 'Kanyashree' to curb social evils such as child marriage...

News  /  Published 14.10.22

Parents in Kolkata work as agents of change

A city NGO has selected 25 parents from 12 slums and formed a council that helps the NGO with information for timely intervention in child marriages...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

News  /  Published 14.10.22

Cops hold awareness campaigns in Bengal schools

Girls in North, South 24-Parganas schools educated about the perils of child marriage...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata


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