New Delhi, April 11: A 26-year-old daughter of an influential Karnataka Politician filed a plea in Supreme Court (SC) seeking immediate protection for she went against the parents’ choice of marriage who were against her love relationship with a boy of another caste. The girl alleged that her parents forcibly married her off to a man who was not her choice. The hearing on the case is scheduled at 2 p.m today.
The girl belongs to Scheduled caste and she was in love with a boy of other caste but her parents were against her choice. The marriage held 15 days ago and she ran away.
However, according to the Hindu marriage act, no consent is required.