Child Marriages During The Pandemic In India
Reshma Subbiah, LLM (IPR), Christ University
Covid 19 pandemic was great havoc that disrupted the lives of all the people in the world. It had indirect consequences that affected the personal and social life of the people. In India, women and children were the worst affected. The poverty in India during the pandemic has led to an increase in child marriages. This paper tries to address the reasons for the increase in the number of child marriages in India during the pandemic.