Inhumane! 16-year-old girl married off to 75-year-old man from Oman

Updated: 18 August, 2017 22:19 IST

A 16-year-old schoolgirl from Hyderabad was reportedly married off to a 75-year-old Sheikh from Oman three months ago for a sum of Rs. 5 lakh. The photos of the wedding were handed over to the police by the girl's parents. Union Minister Maneka Gandhi has sought External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's help in bringing back the girl to India.

First Published: 18 August, 2017 21:07 IST