Q.1 The government has recently proposed to raise the legal age of marriage for women in India to 21. In this context, examine whether the raising of marriage age will serve its purpose? (15 Marks)

Mentor’s Comments- Introduce by mentioning the proposal of the government and some of the previous laws regarding marriage which will need to be amended. In the body, talk about ways in which the legislation will help women- women empowerment, improve the nutrition of mother and infants, reduce child marriages etc Mention some drawbacks of the … Continue reading Q.1 The government has recently proposed to raise the legal age of marriage for women in India to 21. In this context, examine whether the raising of marriage age will serve its purpose? (15 Marks)