December 2, 2016
SIRMAUR– whole Himachal Pradesh is shocked by disturbing revelation built in the report of a study carried out because of the incorporated Child developing Scheme (ICDS) in Shillai in district Sirmaur – one of India’s remotest and backward areas. Shillai make about 50 per cent of district’s populace. Poverty stricken folks are lured via monetary incentives to marry their girls including minors to guys from neighboring states, mostly Haryana, whom otherwise fails to find match due to overage, impairment, low-sex ratio or are social defaulters.
According to the report, during final 2 full decades, almost 1,000 girls had been hitched beyond your continuing state, mostly in Haryana. As sex ratio in Haryana is extremely low (879 females per 1000 men), males decide to try tempting moms and dads of the poverty-stricken and remote area of Himachal. About 145 of those girls had been reported to possess been confronted with treatment that is inhuman pathetic living conditions after wedding and lots of had been forced get back to live with parents. Quantity of girls hitched outside state reaches about 2,500 if Pachhad and Sangrah obstructs additionally counted with Shillai, states the sources. Read More