What does a girl child undergoes?

  • 42% of married women in India were married as children (District Information System for Education (DISE) 3).
  • 1 in every 3 child brides in the world is a girl in India (UNICEF).
  • India has more than 45 lakh girls under 15 years of age who are married with children. Out of these, 70% of the girls have 2 children (Census 2011).