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Village Council Slammed For Banning Love Marriages

July 14, 2012


Med India, July 14, 2012 by VR Sreeraman A village in northern India has banned “love marraiges” and has prohibited women below 40 years of age from shopping alone or using cell phones in public, according to reports. In a slew of restrictive measures on women’s behavior, the council, or “panchayat,” in the predominantly Muslim […]