Maha Sabha: No need to amend Hindu Marriage Act

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 18:00

The Sanatan Dharma Maha Sabha says that there's absolutely no need to amend the Hindu Marriage Act at this time.

The Act currently allows for the marriage of young Hindu girls and boys at ages 14 and 18.

Despite calls for the act to be amended, the Maha Sabha says it has consulted with all of its stakeholders and explains in detail its position on the controversial issue.