Father fined for arranging a child marriage
A mobile court in Natore’s Boraigram upazila fined a man for arranging a child marriage of his daughter on Friday.
Boraigram Police Station sub-inspector Robiul Karim said Babul Ahmed, one resident of Parkul village, arranged a marriage ceremony for his ninth-grader girl at noon.
Being informed, a team led by assistant commissioner (Land), also the executive magistrate, Mohaymena Sharmeen, went to the spot and detained the daughter’s father.
Later, he was fined Tk 20,000 and released on bond.