Government Will Decide On Right Age Of Marriage For Daughters Soon: PM

PM Modi spoke about the steps taken by his government towards the maintenance of the health and hygiene of women.

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday assured the daughters of the country that the government will decide the right age for marriage as soon as the concerned committee gives its report.

"Discussion is underway to decide the right age for marriage of our daughters. From across the country, daughters have written to me asking why the concerned committee has not given its decision yet. I assure you that as soon as the report comes, the government will act on it," Prime Minister Modi said during an event to release a commemorative coin of ₹ 75 denomination to mark the 75th Anniversary of India's long-standing relation with the Food and Agriculture Organisation.