India - Time for Secular Indian Marriages
Just making registration of marriages compulsory under the Registration of Births and Deaths Act will not serve the purpose, as personal laws such as the Hindu Marriage Act will continue to provide an escape to truant spouses. Amendments will be needed in those laws too, especially if the interest of women is to be protected
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