Setting minimum age for marriage not against Islam: Federal Shariat Court

ISLAMABAD: The Fede­ral Shariat Court (FSC) held on Thursday that setting the minimum age limit at 16 years for a girl’s marriage under the Child Marriage Restraint Act (CMRA) 1929 would help girls get at least a basic education. The observation came while the FSC dismissed a petition and categorically declared that setting any minimum age limit for girls’ marriage by an Islamic state was … Continue reading Setting minimum age for marriage not against Islam: Federal Shariat Court