Ashok Gehlot government will withdraw this controversial bill!
The Rajasthan government will withdraw the disputed bill related to the registration of child marriage. Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has given information in this regard while addressing the state-level function organized at CM residence on International Girl Child Day on Monday.
During this, Ashok Gehlot said that the state government is working with a strong will for the complete eradication of child marriage in the state. We have a strong resolve that child marriage should not take place in the state and the government will not make any compromise in this regard.
The Rajasthan Compulsory Registration of Marriages (Amendment) Bill, 2021 has been brought in the spirit of an order of the Supreme Court regarding compulsory registration of marriages. But the misconception that has been created regarding child marriage, then we will request the Hon'ble Governor to return the bill to the government.
CM Gehlot tweeted that Paralympic gold medalist shooter Avani Lekhara and 9 courageous girls were honored in the ceremony. We the people of the state are very proud of the way Rajasthan's daughter Avani has earned a name in the world. We bless them, wish them a lot of success in life.