In a stunning occurrence, a 16-year-old young lady from Hyderabad was offered to a 65-year-old Omani national three months prior.
The young lady’s mom affirmed in her protest with the Falaknuma police in Hyderabad on Wednesday that her sister-in-law and her better half took Rs 5 lakh to encourage the marriage. The young person’s folks have been arguing the experts to enable them to bring the young lady again from Muscat, where she was taken after marriage.
The adolescent’s folks have been arguing the specialists to enable them to bring the young lady once again from
The young lady was hitched without her mom’s learning
The high schooler’s mom Syeeda Unnisa in her dissension claimed that her sister-in-law Ghousia plotted with her significant other Sikander to fudge reports with a Qazi’s assistance. The mother included that without her insight, they played out her little girl’s nikaah (marriage) with the elderly sheik at a lodging in Barkas range of Hyderabad Old City before this Ramzan, reports India Today.
Unnisa asserted she was not keen on getting her girl wedded to the man yet Sikandar and Ghousia persuaded her that her little girl would have a rich existence in Muscat and demonstrated her a few recordings about the way of life of the imminent prepare, reports Hindustan Times.
The young person charged physical torment by her Arab spouse
In her grievance, Unnisa charged that she as of late got a call from her girl saying she was as a rule physically tormented by her Arab spouse, Sheik Ahmed, in Oman’s capital Muscat, and she was edgy to come back to India. “On the off chance that you don’t spare me and take me from here, I will die…” the young lady has purportedly said in telephone messages to her folks from Muscat, reports NDTV.
“When she begged him (Sheik Ahmed) to send her back to Hyderabad, he allegedly said he had gotten her by paying Rs 5 lakh to Sikandar and that she would be permitted to return simply after the sum is come back to him,” she told the police.
Unnisa affirms she is being debilitated
After the marriage, Sheik Ahmed had remained at an inn for four days with his minor lady of the hour. From that point onward, she was gone out of Sikander at Teegalkunta. The Omani national at that point left India. Sikander himself organized international ID and different reports for the young lady to travel to Oman. Unnisa said she had been paying rehashed visits to the place of Sikander to recover her girl.
“I am being undermined when I request that he recover my little girl,” Unnisa disclosed to The Times of India. She met Falaknuma ACP Mohd Tajuddin Ahmed and asked that the guilty parties be reserved and the young lady took back to India.
Police say according to Sharia law this is not a wrongdoing
Falaknuma Assistant Commissioner of Police Mohd Tajuddin Ahmed told the Hindustan Times that according to Sharia it was not a wrongdoing for a 65-old-man to wed a 16-year-old young lady.
Muslim law sets out specific criteria which oversee the marriage: assent, adolescence, physical limit, insight to distinguish amongst good and bad or more all, development. Each Muslim nation has its own particular translations on this. As indicated by Indian law, the legitimate age for marriage of young ladies, of all religions, is 18 years.
“We are experiencing the grievance. We need to inspect every one of the records, including the marriage endorsement and international ID, before enlisting a case. We can’t regard this as a kid marriage. We are exploring the affirmations of constrained marriage,” Tajuddin said.
Police say according to Sharia law this is not a crime| Source” Representational Image/PTI
Police registers case in the issue
The police on Thursday enrolled a body of evidence against Sikander, his better half, the Omani national and two companions of Sikander’s for bamboozling and criminal terrorizing under the Indian Penal Code (IPC).
A senior cop said that they would keep in touch with the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) to mastermind the young lady’s arrival to India. “We will likewise request that the Indian Embassy start important activity against the Omani national in that nation. The young lady’s family is very poor and the part of some others, including the qazi who solemnized the marriage, was being tested”, he said.
As indicated by The Indian Express, police sources have said that it gave the idea that a question amongst Sikander and Unnisa over the sharing of cash provoked her to stop the protestation.
Maneka Gandhi keeps in touch with Sushma Swaraj
Following media reports, Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi took cognisance of the episode and guided the Hyderabad Commissioner of Police to research the case and furthermore looked for a move made report against those engaged with the unlawful marriage.
The National Commission for Protection of Child Right has likewise been solicited to contact the relatives from their young lady and give vital help. To take the minor back to India safe, the pastor has kept in touch with External Illicit relationships Minister Sushma Swaraj, looking for her essential intercession.