Police Seek ‘Illegal Child Marriage Broker’ After Pictures Show 35-Year-Old Man Marrying Girl Aged 6

India law prohibits marriage for women younger than 18 and men under age 21 (AP Photo)
India law prohibits marriage for women younger than 18 and men under age 21 (AP Photo)
India law prohibits marriage for women younger than 18 and men under age 21 (AP Photo)

(Mirror) – Police are hunting a man in connection with arranging child marriage – after his suspected links with the wedding of 35-year-old man to a six-year-old.

Marriage broker Jamuni Bai, 51, is known for arranging marriages with child brides for a fee of around £350, say police in Rajasthan, India.

And now images have surfaced showing the shocking marriage of a 35-year-old man to a six-year-old girl at which he’s thought to have been one of five witnesses.

It’s thought the wedding took place on June 23 in a secret village temple ceremony.

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