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Saying no to child marriage and yes to an education

Saying no to child marriage and yes to an education

Rashmi is a 15-year-old, timid and calm girl studying in the 9th grade from a community in Dumka, Jharkhand. When she turned 15, her parents wanted to get her married at the earliest. Even though Rashmi was eager to continue her studies, she was under constant pressure from her parents and relatives who kept looking for prospective grooms.   Then one day her parents found a suitable…